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Johann William Hess[1]

Male 1740 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Johann William Hess  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1740  Zurich, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Name Johann Wilhelm Hess  [8
    Name John William Hess  [8
    Name William Hess  [8
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Settled after the Revolutionary War in Sugarloaf Twp., Columbia co., PA. Served in the Revolutionary War in 1772 under Capt. Jacob Buss Co., 2nd Batt. Northampton Co. Militia (Penn's Archives Series 3, Vol. XXIV, pg 193). William and his four sons-in-law bought all the land from Coles Creek to North Mountain at $2 an acre. All his sons took up residence along the Fishing Creek-IGI. -- Paulene Beach Research
    Person ID I25569  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Father Johann Conrad Hess,   b. 1726, Zurich, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1797  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Maria Best,   b. Between 1722 and 1727,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1739  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F11885  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine Anna Gottard,   b. Abt 1740, Easton, Williams Twp., Northampton Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1813, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Bef 1765  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Maria Hess,   b. 21 Nov 1765, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820, Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. Elizabeth Hess,   b. 11 Dec 1766, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1828, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. Sophia Hess,   b. 18 Nov 1767, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Anna Elizabeth Hess,   b. 22 May 1769, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1829  (Age 59 years)
     5. Conrad Hess,   b. 19 Nov 1772, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. George Hess,   b. 2 Dec 1777, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1850, Cole's Creek Cemetery, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     7. Andrew Hess,   b. 6 Jan 1780, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1853, Cole's Creek Cemetery, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     8. Abraham Hess,   b. 18 Apr 1781, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Henry Hess,   b. 6 Dec 1782, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1847  (Age 64 years)
     10. Johan Paul Hess,   b. 26 Feb 1784, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864  (Age 79 years)
     11. Jacob Hess,   b. 10 Nov 1785, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Tobias Hess,   b. 1787, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Frederick Hess,   b. 1788, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. William Hess,   b. 6 Dec 1789, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1823, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     15. John Hess,   b. 5 Feb 1774, Coles Creek, Sugarloaf Twp, Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, Coles Creek, Sugarloaf Twp., Columbia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F11884  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S292] Pammala Garber nee Thomas.

    2. [S58] Correspondence, Paulene Beach, December 10, 2004.

    3. [S251] History of Columbia County, PA.

    4. [S249] History compiled by Mini Remley.

    5. [S250] Penns' Archives Second Series Vol. VIII and Third Series Vol XXIII - IGI.

    6. [S1201] Halifax Ship Records.

    7. [S461] Pioneer Families of Columbia Co, Bloomsburg, PA library.

    8. [S465] elackey.FTW.