Fara Lena Hessling

21 February 1901–September 1985 (Age 84)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Fara Lena

When Fara Lena Hessling was born on 21 February 1901, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, her father, Anthony Hessling, was 35 and her mother, Adrian Ruth Tracy, was 27. She lived in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Blue Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died in September 1985, in Grain Valley, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 84.

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Everett Wiley Mawby
Fara Lena Hessling

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 3

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German:1. habitational name from Hesslingen near Rinteln. 2. variant of Hessing .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fara L Mawby in household of Everett W Mawby, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fara Hessling in household of Anthony Hessling, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mrs Faye Lewis in entry for Mrs Adra R Hessling, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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