Harriett Hess

18 August 1833–12 July 1921 (Age 87)
Richland, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Harriett

When Harriett Hess was born on 18 August 1833, in Richland, Ohio, United States, her father, Jacob Hess, was 41 and her mother, Elizabeth Foutz, was 36. She married Morgan Lewis Hinman on 22 December 1853, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Peterson, Morgan, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 July 1921, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Morgan Lewis Hinman
Harriett Hess
Marriage: 22 December 1853
Florence Aurelia Hinman
Elizabeth Aurelia Hinman
Eva Maria Hinman
Nancy Helen Hinman
Alice Edna Hinman
Morgan Meloten Hinman
Infant Daughter Hinman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1853Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    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.
    Age 17
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1858 · The city is named
    Age 25
    The city was renamed from North Cottonwood to Farmington.

    Name Meaning

    German, Dutch, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the territory of Hesse (see Hessen 1).South German: from a short form of the personal name Matthäus (see Matthew ).German and Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hesso, a derivative of a compound name formed with hadu ‘strife’ as the first element, or from a pet form of Herman or Hendrik (see Henry 1).

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Mrs. Harriet Hinman, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Harriet Hess Hinman, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Harriet Inman in household of Morgan L Inman, "United States Census, 1860"

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