Jesse Dale Adams

1890–1971 (Age 80)
North Otter Township, Macoupin, Illinois, United States

The Life of Jesse Dale

When Jesse Dale Adams was born on 22 May 1890, his father, William A Adams, was 57 and his mother, Phebe Bettis, was 45. He had at least 3 sons with Ruth Clevenger. He died on 16 January 1971, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Dale Adams
Ruth Clevenger
Chester Adams
Jesse Ralph Adams

Spouse & Children



  • Chester Adams


  • Male1919–2015Male

  • Male1939–1939Male

Parents & Siblings

  • William A Adams


  • Female1845–1929Female



Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Jesse A Adams in household of William A Adams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jesse Adams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jesse Adams, "United States Census, 1930"

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