Marie Antoinette Hilligoss

5 September 1900–27 October 1980 (Age 80)
Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States

The Life of Marie Antoinette

When Marie Antoinette Hilligoss was born on 5 September 1900, in Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States, her father, Franklin Pierce Hilligoss, was 35 and her mother, Theresa Rosalia Dosser, was 32. She married Earnest Marshall Van Liew on 10 June 1922. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 27 October 1980, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earnest Marshall Van Liew
Marie Antoinette Hilligoss
Marriage: 10 June 1922
Raymond Marshall Van Liew

Spouse and Children

10 June 1922


    Raymond Marshall Van Liew


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 4

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 23

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

Name Meaning

German: variant of Hillegass .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Hilligoss im Haushalt von Frank Hilligoss, „United States Census, 1910“
  • Mari? A Hilligoss im Haushalt von Frank Hilligoss, „United States Census, 1920“
  • Marie Van Liew in household of Earnest Van Liew, "Kansas State Census, 1925"

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