Thurman M Hess

30 September 1921–20 June 2007 (Age 85)
Rouzerville, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Thurman M

When Thurman M Hess was born on 30 September 1921, in Rouzerville, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Floyd Raymond Hess, was 22 and his mother, Rhea Mae Miller, was 22. He married Rosette Mae Blubaugh on 2 June 1945, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. He lived in Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Waynesboro, East Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 2007. He died on 20 June 2007, in Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85.

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Thurman M Hess
Rosette Mae Blubaugh
Marriage: 2 June 1945

Spouse and Children


    Rosette Mae Blubaugh


2 June 1945
Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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    Beatrice L. Hess


    Jacob D Hess


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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)

  • Therman M Hess in household of Lloyd R Hess, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thurman Hess in household of Floyd Hess, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thurman M Hess, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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