Jessie Trella Adams

1913–1997 (Age 83)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Jessie Trella

When Jessie Trella Adams was born in July 1913, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Andy Claycomb Adams, was 32 and her mother, Orah McGullion, was 24. She married Emmett Bernard Bippus on 6 November 1932, in Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Gleghorn Township, Clay, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Wilson Township, Clay, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died in 1997, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Trella Adams
Emmett Bernard Bippus
Marriage: 6 November 1932
Philip Bailey Bippus
Timothy Zane Bippus

Spouse & Children

  • Female1913–1997Female

  • Emmett Bernard Bippus


6 November 1932
Arkansas, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Yula Adams


  • Roy Adams


  • Female1913–1997Female

  • Lulla Adams


  • Reba Adams


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 9

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

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)

  • Frella Adams in household of Andrew Adams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Trella Bippus in household of Emmett Bippus, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Trella Adams in entry for Timothy Zane Bippus and Sandra Jean van Nada, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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