George Daniel Hess

24 November 1833–8 February 1924 (Age 90)
Aaronsburg, Haines Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Daniel

When George Daniel Hess was born on 24 November 1833, in Aaronsburg, Haines Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Benjamin Hess, was 34 and his mother, Mary Kiefer, was 22. He married Charlotte Amanda Daugherty on 30 December 1858. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Peale, Cooper Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Cooper Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 February 1924, in Kylertown, Cooper Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Sylvan Grove Cemetery, Sylvan Grove, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Daniel Hess
1833–1924
Charlotte Amanda Daugherty
1838–1905
Marriage: 30 December 1858
Mary Charlotte Hess
1859–1886
Samuel Creighton Hess
1862–1872
Carrie A Hess
1865–1883
Ida Elizabeth Hess
1868–1949
Bertha Blanche Hess
1871–1958
Albert Ernest Hess
1873–1951
Lillian Linn Hess
1876–1904
Sadie Alma Hess
1880–1943
Elma Margaret Hess
1880–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1858
children

(9)

    Mary Charlotte Hess

    Female1859–1886Female

    Samuel Creighton Hess

    Male1862–1872Male

    Carrie A Hess

    Female1865–1883Female

    Female1868–1949Female

    Female1871–1958Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Hess

    Male1799–1836Male

    Mary Kiefer

    Female1811–1872Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 13

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 30

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • George D Hess, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George D Hess in household of Mrs. Blanch Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George D Hess in household of Blanche B Williams, "United States Census, 1910"

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