Jesse E Adams

1880–1976 (Age 96)
Poestenkill, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of Jesse E

When Jesse E Adams was born on 20 January 1880, in Poestenkill, Rensselaer, New York, United States, her father, Marcus D Adams, was 33 and her mother, Lydia Mariot Boyles, was 32. She married Roscoe C Adams. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Brunswick, Brunswick, Rensselaer, New York, United States for about 5 years and Albany, Albany, New York, United States in 1930. She died on 7 December 1976, in East Greenbush, Rensselaer, New York, United States, at the age of 96.

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Jesse E Adams
Roscoe C Adams
Alice Mae Adams

Spouse & Children



  • Alice Mae Adams


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1846–1941Male

  • Lydia Mariot Boyles




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 26

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.

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)

  • Jessie Adams in household of Marcus Adams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jessie E Adams in household of Marcus D Adams, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Jessie E Adams in household of Marcus Adams, "United States Census, 1900"

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