Hettie Lou Connell

18 March 1883–27 April 1951 (Age 68)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Hettie Lou

When Hettie Lou Connell was born on 18 March 1883, in Illinois, United States, her father, Taylor Connell, was 35 and her mother, Martha Hix, was 25. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Heber Augustus Swan. She lived in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Danville Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 27 April 1951, at the age of 68.

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Heber Augustus Swan
Hettie Lou Connell
Caroline Swan
Hazel Grace Swan
Robert Henry Swan

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World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper
Age 2
The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
Age 3
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 18
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.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McConnell or O'Connell .

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

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  • Hettie Swan in household of H A Swan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hettie L Swan in household of Heber A Swan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hettie L Swan in household of Heber A Swan, "United States Census, 1920"

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