Agnes Hess (1890 - 1980)

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Agnes Hess
1890 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Agnes Hess was born on January 24, 1890. She died in April 1980 at 90 years old. We know that Agnes Hess had been residing in Shohola, Pike County, Pennsylvania 18458.

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Agnes Hess died in April 1980 at age 90. She was born on January 24, 1890. We are unaware of information about Agnes's family or relationships. We know that Agnes Hess had been residing in Shohola, Pike County, Pennsylvania 18458.
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In 1890, in the year that Agnes Hess was born, on December 29th, the Wounded Knee Massacre occurred in South Dakota on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation . The U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment said that they rode into the Lakota camp "trying to disarm" the inhabitants. One person, Black Coyote - who was deaf - held onto his rifle, saying that he paid a lot of money for it. Shots rang out and by the end at least 153 Lakota Sioux - some estimates say 300 - and 25 troops had died. The site of the massacre is a National Historic Landmark.

In 1904, Agnes was merely 14 years old when the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1932, at the age of 42 years old, Agnes was alive when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1963, when she was 73 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1980, in the year of Agnes Hess's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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Agnes Selina Morley Hess
Coburg, Australia
Agnes A Hess
around 1880 - Mar 29, 1940
Agnes Hess
around 1902 - Feb 19, 1948
Agnes Hess
around 1875 - Jan 13, 1945
Agnes Hess
around 1907  - Nov 24, 1907
Agnes M Hess
Aug 6, 1908 - Jan 1, 2002
Cheshire, CT
Agnes Helen Hess
Apr 29, 1944 - Apr 6, 2010
Pendleton, Oregon
Agnes D Hess
Aug 26, 1914 - Jul 19, 2001
Great Falls, MT
Agnes Hess
Mar 1, 1913 - March 1987
Denton, Montana
Agnes Hess
Jun 14, 1910 - July 1981
California
Agnes Hess
Nov 22, 1911 - November 1976
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Agnes Margaret Hess
Nov 9, 1914 - Jan 4, 2006
Greenville, Texas
Agnes L Hess
Sep 6, 1926 - Sep 9, 2005
Yucca Valley, CA
Agnes M Hess
Apr 9, 1916 - Nov 25, 2008
Sun Prairie, WI
Agnes Hess
Jun 19, 1898 - December 1971
West Bend, Wisconsin
Agnes Hess
Oct 25, 1910 - April 1987
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Agnes Hess
May 19, 1895 - December 1975
Omro, Wisconsin
Agnes Hess
Dec 15, 1898 - September 1979
Shell Lake, Wisconsin
Agnes Hess
Mar 20, 1875 - December 1974
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Agnes Hess
Jun 6, 1910 - February 1986
Dade City, Florida

Other Hesses

Bertha Hess
Jul 26, 1904 - January 1973
Scranton, PA
Frances Hess
Aug 20, 1915 - Jun 12, 1999
Erie, PA
Adele N Hess
Apr 10, 1918 - Feb 19, 2011
Stratford, CT
Miriam Hess
Mar 8, 1910 - Mar 13, 2006
Berwick, PA
Atta M Hess
Sep 11, 1897 - Jan 2, 1997
Orangeville, PA
Joann C Hess
Nov 9, 1944 - Feb 2, 2006
Johnstown, PA
Linda L Hess Reed
Apr 13, 1947 - Dec 8, 2006
Sylvia B Hess
Aug 27, 1913 - Oct 6, 1993
Indiana, PA
Kathryn M Hess
Sep 20, 1906 - Sep 12, 2006
Benton, PA
Virginia M Hess
Sep 27, 1922 - May 13, 1990
Burghill, OH
Margaretta Hess
Jan 21, 1904 - September 1979
Dixonville, PA
Elizabeth Hess
Oct 4, 1877 - April 1972
Waynesboro, PA
Elizabeth Hess
Oct 20, 1891 - April 1979
Miriam M Hess
Sep 6, 1936 - Oct 17, 2010
Gettysburg, PA
Clara E Hess
Apr 14, 1898 - Jan 29, 1989
Bonita S Hess
Mar 4, 1956 - Apr 2, 2001
Edna Hess
Feb 28, 1909 - Dec 14, 1999
White Haven, PA
Blenda Hess
Nov 17, 1908 - November 1979
Cathryn Hess
Jun 15, 1914 - May 1978
Bechtelsville, PA
Audrey Hess
Feb 8, 1909 - Mar 29, 1997
Benton, PA

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Richard Gregory
Oct 26, 1941 - May 1979
Moscow, PA
Ethel E Seipp
Feb 24, 1912 - Jul 19, 1998
Waymart, PA
Bertha Hess
Jul 26, 1904 - January 1973
Scranton, PA
Florence Yobs
Aug 29, 1917 - July 1986
Scranton, PA
Mary Barber
Jul 20, 1893 - January 1963
Pennsylvania
Lorraine Mccandless
May 13, 1922 - Feb 22, 2010
Staten Island, NY
Nellie Schnakenberg
Aug 8, 1902 - July 1985
Honesdale, PA
Helen Truscott
Mar 22, 1900 - November 1968
Jermyn, PA
Frank J Calautti
Apr 7, 1944 - Jul 30, 2009
Carbondale, PA
William R Osgood
Apr 19, 1939 - Sep 14, 1998
New Milford, PA
Elizabeth M Jones
May 22, 1910 - Jun 14, 1992
Hazleton, PA
Celia M Ash
Oct 17, 1904 - Mar 11, 1988
Drexel Hill, PA
Edward Chapman
Jun 20, 1899 - May 1978
Lake Ariel, PA
Eliza Sick
Feb 10, 1878 - December 1975
Mehoopany, PA
Dennis E Cucura
May 12, 1943 - Feb 24, 2008
Dickson City, PA
Carl E Kennedy
Jun 21, 1941 - Jun 30, 2004
Scranton, PA
Ronald D Zieminski
Feb 13, 1940 - May 24, 2010
Scranton, PA
Ruth J Hasbrouck
Nov 15, 1891 - Feb 6, 1994
Clifford, PA
Helen Cheplick
Mar 22, 1901 - May 1987
Olyphant, PA
Giuseppa Sebastianell
Dec 17, 1930 - Apr 12, 2007
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