was born circa 1680 at Scotland
. He was the son of Andrew Wylie
. Adam Wylie married Jean (?)
. Adam Wylie was migration; Adam and his wife, Jean, migrated to Ireland with family members during the "War of Forty" when the Scotish Covenenters, or Reform Presbyterians were persecuted in the homeland. They settled in Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland. He married Margaret Brown
circa 1718 at Maylarg, Co. Antrim, Ireland
. Adam Wylie died in 1754 at Ballymena, Co. Antrim, Ireland
; One source states that Adam died on 30 Jan. 1778, however that means he died at the age of 98, which seems unlikely.