Jessie Pike (1894 - 1950)

A photo of Jessie Pike
Jessie Pike
1894 - 1950
updated February 06, 2019
Jessie Pike was born in 1894. She was born to Hall Benjamin Pike and Mary Fowler Pike, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1950 in Dnong, Australia at age 56.


Jessie Pike Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Jessie Pike, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Pike family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Jessie Pike

First name


Middle name


Maiden name


Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases




Jessie Pike was born in


Jessie Pike died in in Dnong, Australia

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Jessie.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Jessie Pike?



Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Jessie's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived



Unknown. Was Jessie a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Dnong, Australia


Did Jessie finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Jessie attend?


Share what Jessie did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Jessie's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Jessie serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Jessie Pike?
View other bios of people named Jessie Pikes
Back to Top

Jessie Pike Family Tree

Jessie's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Pike family tree.


Jessie's Family

Jessie Pike


Hall Benjamin Pike
Dnong, Australia
Mary Fowler Pike
Dnong, Australia


Click to add friends & family.

Share Memories about Jessie

What do you remember about Jessie Pike? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Jessie is remembered.

Jessie Pike Obituary

This obit of Jessie Pike is maintained by Jessie's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Jessie Pike passed away in 1950 in Dnong, Australia at 56 years of age. She was born in 1894. She was born to Hall Benjamin Pike and Mary Fowler Pike, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Jessie Pike

1894 - 1950 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Jessie's lifetime

In 1894, in the year that Jessie Pike was born, large reserves of oil were discovered on the Osage Indian reservation in Oklahoma. Previously thought to be "useless" land - not even good for farming - the tribe had bought the land themselves. The discovery of oil made the Osage the "richest group of people in the world" at the time.

In 1917, when she was 23 years old, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1920, she was 26 years old when the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

In 1936, she was 42 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1950, in the year of Jessie Pike's passing, in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

Other Biographies

Other Jessie Pikes

Jessie Z Pike
Born: around 1925
Alabama, United States
Jessie P Pike
Born: around 1919
Texas, United States
Jessie M Pike
Born: around 1919
Pennsylvania, United States
Jessie Eliza Pike
1887 - 1962
Melbourne, Australia

Other Pikes

Hall Benjamin Pike
Dnong, Australia
Mary Fowler Pike
Dnong, Australia
Garry Raymond Pike
1950 - 1951
Carlton, Australia
Ronald Francis Pike
Carlton, Australia
Kathleen Mcgary Pike
Carlton, Australia
Herbert Henry Pike
1901 - 1951
Melbourne, Australia
William Herbert Pike
Melbourne, Australia
Henry Thomas Pike
1870 - 1951
Beaumaris, Australia
William Fowler Pike
Beaumaris, Australia
Allison Brown Pike
Beaumaris, Australia
Eric Forbes Pike
1915 - 1952
Ewick, Australia
Mary Augustine Pike
1864 - 1952
St Kilda, Australia
Findlay David Pike
St Kilda, Australia
Kate Uk Pike
St Kilda, Australia
Elizabeth Violet Pike
1884 - 1952
Dennis, Australia
Ah Cow Pike
Dennis, Australia
Uk Pike
Dennis, Australia
Caroline Pike
1868 - 1952
Colac, Australia

Other Bios

Hall Benjamin Pike
Dnong, Australia
Mary Fowler Pike
Dnong, Australia
Herbert Victor Pretty
1874 - 1950
Dnong, Australia
William Pretty
Dnong, Australia
Ester Baker Pretty
Dnong, Australia
David Geddes
1872 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
George Geddes
Daylesford, Australia
Susanna Baker Geddes
Daylesford, Australia
William Benjamin Usher
1887 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
Mark Usher
Daylesford, Australia
Sarah Ann Manambley Usher
Daylesford, Australia
Erminnie Lockman
1878 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
Rodoni Peter Lockman
Daylesford, Australia
Euphemia Tinetti Lockman
Daylesford, Australia
Bertha Marea Hart
1876 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
Peterson Peter Hart
Daylesford, Australia
Francis Herbert Cotton Metherall
1862 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
John Metherall
Daylesford, Australia
Mary Baker Metherall
Daylesford, Australia
Frederick Vanina
1866 - 1950
Daylesford, Australia
Success Stories from Biographies like Jessie Pike
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.