Jessie Viola Adams

1871–1912 (Age 41)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Jessie Viola

When Jessie Viola Adams was born in November 1871, in Iowa, United States, her father, William Alverine Adams, was 27 and her mother, Cynthiana N Watkins, was 24. She married Patrick McCauley on 27 October 1887, in Zurich, Rooks, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Logan Township, Rooks, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Walton Township, Rooks, Kansas, United States in 1910. She died on 28 October 1912, at the age of 40, and was buried in Plainville Cemetery, Plainville, Rooks, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Viola Adams
1871–1912
Patrick McCauley
1847–1916
Marriage: 27 October 1887
Benjamin Harrison McCauley
1888–1969
Ethel Belle McCauley
1890–1948
Thomas Albert Mccauley
1892–1973
Logan Mccauley
1896–
Myrtle Mae Mccauley
1898–1960
Esther McCauley
1900–1995
Theodore McCauley
1903–1962
Mabel veverka
1904–1997
John Preston McCauley
1905–1968
Carl Mccauley
1908–
Robert J McCauley
1911–1979

Spouse & Children

  • Female1871–1912Female

  • Patrick McCauley

    Male1847–1916Male

MARRIAGE
27 October 1887
Zurich, Rooks, Kansas, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 6

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1884 · There is now a Capital Building

Age 13

The capitol building in Des Moines originally had a budget of $1,500,000 but complications arose because of the need of a redesign. The building was dedicated on January 17, 1884, but it wasn’t completed until 1886. On January 4, 1904, a fire started and swept through the areas that housed the Supreme Court and Iowa House of Representatives. A major restoration was performed and documented, with the addition of electrical lighting, elevators, and a telephone system. By the early 1980s, the sandstone exterior of the Capitol had started deteriorating and prompted the installation of canopies to protect pedestrians from falling rubble. The entire reconstruction process took around 18 years to complete.

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 Mccauley in household of Patrick Mccauley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wife Jefsie Mccauley in household of Head Patrick Mccauley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jessie V Adams in household of Wm A Adams, "United States Census, 1880"

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