Samuel Hesson1

#8235, (circa 1809 - 16 June 1887)


Rachel Brown b. c 1816, d. 1891
Birth*circa 1809He was born circa 1809 at MarylandG.1 
Marriage*3 July 1838He married Rachel Brown on 3 July 1838 at Baltimore Co., MarylandG.2 
21 June 1880He and Rachel Brown appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at Myers District, Carroll Co., MarylandG; nei. Rufus and Mandela Hesson, Benj and Eliza hesson; Kimmelshue.1 
Death*16 June 1887He died on 16 June 1887 at Carroll Co., MarylandG.3 
Burial*19 June 1887He was buried on 19 June 1887 at St. Mary's Lutheran Church Old Cemetery, Silver Run, Carroll Co., MarylandG; est. date.3,4 


  1. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel (71), laborer; Rachel (64); both b. and parents b. MD.
  2. [S447] Maryland Marriages 1655-1850, online, Samuel Hesson and Rachel Brown, m. 3 Jul 1838, Baltimore Co., MD.
  3. [S1628], online, standing grave marker. "Samuel Hesson / Born Aug 19 1809 / Died June 16 1887 / Aged 77 Years 8 Mo / & 27 Days"; bur. St. Mary's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Silver Run, Carroll Co., MD. Memorial 55378048, created by Donna Jones, photo added by TerriwithaC.
  4. [S781] St. Mary’s Lutheran Church (Silver Run) Cemetery Markers, online, ln 467, noted as unverified by subsequent research.