Jess L Adams

1904–1996 (Age 91)
Decherd, Franklin, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Jess L

Jess L Adams was born on 29 July 1904, in Decherd, Franklin, Tennessee, United States. He married Katherine J Duff on 6 November 1977. He died on 20 March 1996, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Jess L Adams
Katherine J Duff
Marriage: 6 November 1977

Spouse & Children

6 November 1977

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 2

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 25

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Jess L Adams, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jess L Adams, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Jess L Adams Sr, "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007"

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