John Clarence Adams

26 November 1902–28 November 1924 (Age 22)
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of John Clarence

When John Clarence Adams was born on 26 November 1902, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Hyrum Adams, was 37 and his mother, Colenda Chrilla Rogers, was 33. He married Jean C Clements on 18 October 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 28 November 1924, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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John Clarence Adams
Jean C Clements
Marriage: 18 October 1922

Spouse and Children

18 October 1922
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 6

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 7

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • John C Adams in household of Joseph Hyrum Adams, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John D Adams in household of Joseph H Adams, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John C Adams in household of Joseph H Adams, "United States Census, 1920"

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