Alfred M Hesson1

#1857, (circa 1826 - before 16 June 1870)
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*John Hesson1 (1781 - 1861)
Mother*Sarah Simpson1 (1791 - b 1861)

Family

America Elizabeth Tuley b. 1827, d. 1910
Children 1.Rachel Elizabeth Hesson11 (c 1847 - )
 2.Benjamin F. Hesson+11 (c 1849 - 1931)
 3.William Hesson8 (c 1851 - )
 4.Nancy J. Hesson8 (c 1854 - 1879)
 5.Wesley Hesson8 (1858 - )
 6.George B Hesson+12 (1861 - 1946)
Birth*circa 1826He was born circa 1826 at KentuckyG.2,3 
circa 1827He accompanied John Hesson and Sarah Simpson circa 1827 from Kentucky to IndianaG.4 
1830He appeared on the census of 1830 in the household of John Hesson and Sarah Simpson at Grass Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; (head of hh ordered by first letter of surname.)5 
Marriage*13 November 1845He married America Elizabeth Tuley, daughter of John Tuley and Rachel Stephens, on 13 November 1845 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.6 
4 September 1850He and America Elizabeth Tuley appeared on the census of 4 September 1850 at Jackson Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; (neis. Benj. and Eliza. Hesson; parents John and Sarah.)7 
20 August 1860He and America Elizabeth Tuley appeared on the census of 20 August 1860 at Jackson Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG.8 
June 1863He registered for the military draft in June 1863 at Jackson Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG.9 
Death*before 16 June 1870He died before 16 June 1870; (not listed in census.)10 

Citations

  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. age 35, b. KY.
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Age 22, b. KY.
  4. [S520] VWH, between births of Alfred and William.
  5. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. John (40-49); F (40-49) [Sarah]; 1 m 20-29 [Benjamin], 2 m 10-14 [John (actually at least 15), ____], 2 m 5-9 [Gideon, Samuel], 2 m <5 [Alfred, William]; 1 f 10-14 [Nancy], 1 f 5-9 [Margaret]; 11 total.
  6. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online Ancestry.com, Alfred Hesson and America Tooly, marr. 13 Nov 1845, Spencer Co.
  7. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Alfred M (22), laborer, b. KY; America, b. IN.
  8. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Alfred (35), farmer, B. KY; America (33), b. KY.
  9. [S564] U.S. Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865, National Archives and Records Administration, online Ancestry.com, Indiana 1st CD, Jackson Tshp, img 235/660. Alfred M Hesson (36), farmer, b. KY.
  10. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. America (41), farmer.
  11. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Benjamin (44), farmer, b. KY; Elizabeth (38), b. KY.
  12. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.