Jesse Earl and Esther Nicholson Adams

Jesse Earl Adams
b. 24 Apr 1888 p. Monroe City, Indiana
09 Mar 1945 p. Believed to be Lexington, KY (Unconfirmed) Cemeterey:

Married: -- --- ---- First Marriage: Cona Edwards. She is buried in the Wilson Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Knox County, Indiana.

Married: 20 Feb 1920 Second Marriage.

Esther Nicholson
b. -- --- ---- p.
-- --- ---- p. Cemetery:

Jesse Earl Adams received the degrees of A.R. from Vincennes University in 1913 and A.M. in 1922. He received his PhD in 1925 from Indiana University in 1925.

Prior to 1920 he was a high school principal. He was the county superintendent of the Knox County Schools from 1920-1921 and head of the department of education and director of the summer session at Franklin College from 1922-1925. In 1925 he became professor of educational administration at the University of Kentucky and was director of summer session from 1932-1940. He was a widely known lecturer on educational subjects.

He served as a private and ordinance sergeant during World War I. (Courtesy of "Who Was Who In America")

Children of Jesse Earl and Esther Nicholson Adams

M William R. b.-- --- ---- p.
d. -- --- ---- p. Cemetery:

M George Robert (Legally changed name to Jesse Earl, Jr. (Married Hattie) b. -- --- ---- p.
d.-- Sep 1987 p. Chattanooga, TN ? Cemetery:
Believed to have been a neurosurgeon in Knoxville,TN.

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