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Bess Alberta Porter Adams
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1902
Morgan
Morgan County
Utah, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1986
Orange County
California, USA

Bess was a member of the English department faculty at the University of Redlands

She lived in Redlands since 1934.

Writing was her avocation for many years, including poetry, short stories, magazine articles, and a book on children's literature.

In 1956 she was granted a sabbatical leave from the university to go to Italy for research work on the Renaissance and that work was also published.



Proud Descendant of Revolutionary War Patriot Moses Thurston Sr MA PVT.

Bess was a member of the Arrowhead Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Walter Porter (1880 - 1971)
  Alberta Moressa Smith Porter (1881 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Maurice Glenwood Adams (1898 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Memorial Park
Redlands
San Bernardino County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Arrowhead Valley Chapter...
Originally Created by: DHunt
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64919674
Bess Alberta <i>Porter</i> Adams
Added by: Barbara LeClaire
 
Bess Alberta <i>Porter</i> Adams
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Bess Alberta <i>Porter</i> Adams
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- Linda Carole Mustion
 Added: Apr. 6, 2013
In loving memory of our former member.
- Arrowhead Valley Chapter D A R
 Added: Mar. 24, 2013
 
 
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