Jesse Charles Adams

1915–1984 (Age 69)
Eastland, Texas, United States

The Life of Jesse Charles

When Jesse Charles Adams was born on 7 April 1915, in Eastland, Texas, United States, his father, Jesse William Adams, was 39 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Childress, was 26. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Fisher, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 30 April 1984, in Irvine, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 69.

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Jesse Charles Adams
Rose E Plamer

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1875–1949Male

  • Mary Elizabeth Childress




World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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 C Adams in household of Virgil S Adams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jesse Charles Adams, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
  • Jesse Adams, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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