John W Hess

Male 1824 - 1903  (79 years)


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  • Name John W Hess 
    Born 24 Aug 1824  , Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 29 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 16 Dec 1903  Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 2361  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I111170  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2008 

    Father Jacob Hess,   b. 21 May 1792, , Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1846, , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Foutz,   b. 4 Jun 1797, , Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1876, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 1816 
    Family ID F21654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emeline Bigler,   b. 20 Aug 1824, Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1862, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1845  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emily Card,   b. 27 Sep 1831, Dixfield, Oxford, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1872, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1852  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Julia Helena Pearson,   b. 29 Sep 1837, , Anse, Ostlfd, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1906, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1856 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21653  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Mary Ann Steed,   b. 23 Nov 1839, Mathon, Worcester, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Mar 1857  Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F36817  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Caroline Workman,   b. 28 Mar 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1927, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1862  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21651  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Nov 1845 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1852 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Record

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 223
      Hancock County Marriages, TCGS, p 22
      70 's Record, H Black, pp 349-350
      Members, LDS 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 22 pp 491- 505

      HISTORIES:
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Vol 4 p 525
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, 1 page
      Conquerors of the West, SUP 1999, pp 1081-1088
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, p 463
      Nauvoo - Gateway to the West, pp 41-42
      Mormon Redress, Scroll Petition, Clark Johnson, p 599
      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Mormon Battalion, BYU Biographies, Black & Porter, 4 pages
      Mormon Battalion, Carl V Larsen, pp 121-122
      The Hess Family, 2 pages
      Journal of John W Hess, 17 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet Research:
      mormonbattalion.com/gallery/bios, 3 pages

      VARIANT:
      Name: John Wilford, Wells, William, Hess

      SPOUSE:
      Sarah Lovina Miller md: 30 May 1868, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA
      Francis Marion Bigler md: 28 Jul 1875, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA