Solomon Hess

1790–17 December 1840 (Age 50)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Solomon

When Solomon Hess was born in 1790, in Virginia, United States, his father, John Jacob Hess, was 25 and his mother, Mary Susannah Cryte, was 19. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Nancy Tate. He died on 17 December 1840, in Independence, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Independence, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Hess
1790–1840
Nancy Tate
1794–1860
William Hess
1813–1861
Joseph Hess
1815–1879
Martin Medford Hess
1820–1861
Hiram Hess
1824–1879
Selina Hess
1825–
Mary Ann Hess
1828–
Elvy Jane Hess
1829–1870

Spouse and Children

    Male1790–1840Male

    Nancy Tate

    Female1794–1860Female

children

(7)

    William Hess

    Male1813–1861Male

    Male1815–1879Male

    Male1820–1861Male

    Hiram Hess

    Male1824–1879Male

    Selina Hess

    Female1825–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Jacob Hess

    Male1765–1832Male

    Mary Susannah Cryte

    Female1771–1853Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1785–1837Male

    Henry Hess

    Male1785–1860Male

    Male1790–1840Male

    Catherine Hess

    Female1793–1870Female

    George Hess

    Male1795–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1804

Age 14

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 German, Dutch, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from the territory of Hesse (German Hessen).2 South German: from a short form of the personal name Matthäus ( see Matthew ).3 German and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Hesso.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Solomon Hess - Published information: Family genealogies: death: December 1840; Independence, Arkansas, United States
  • Gardianship of Samuel's children by his brother and brother in law Solomon Hess and George Gill
  • Will of Solomon Hess

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