Anna Hesson1

#3759, (circa 1875 - )
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Benjamin F. Hesson1 (c 1849 - 1931)
Mother*Rebecca McVay1 (1850 - 1920)

Family 1

Eli Wells b. c 1876, d. 1901

Family 2

John N Mottweller b. s 1872
Her married name was Mottweller.2 
Her married name was Wells.3 
Birth*circa 1875She was born circa 1875 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.1 
9 June 1880She appeared on the census of 9 June 1880 in the household of Benjamin F. Hesson and Rebecca McVay at Jackson Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG, age 4; nei. Wm C (51) (son of John Jr) and Susanna Hesson.4 
15 June 1900She appeared on the census of 15 June 1900 in the household of Wesley Hesson at Jackson Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG, niece, age 21, single, b. IN Jul 1878, house keeper.5 
Marriage*4 April 1901She married Eli Wells on 4 April 1901 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.3 
Marriage*22 March 1903She married John N Mottweller on 22 March 1903 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.2 


  1. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Benjamin Jr (30); Rebecca (30).
  2. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007/2019 (index and images), online, Spencer Co., 1889-1891, vol. 13, p. 59, img. 58/209. John N Mottweiler and Anna P Wells, marr. 22 Mar 1903, by Rev. S. McVey. Also, FHL Film 1321783, img. 101 (not viewed). John N Mottweller and Anna P Hesson Wells, marr. Spencer Co. IN, 22 Mar 1903.
  3. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007/2019, online, Spencer Co., 1898-1902, vol. 12, p. 418, img. 239/3334. Eli Wells and Anna Hesson, marr. 4 Apr 1901, by Rev. E. McVey.
    Also, FHL film 1,321,783, img. 83 (not viewed). Eli Wells, son of Sam Wells and Anna Perry, and ____Hesson, dau. of B F Hesson and Rebecca McVey, marr. 4 Apr 1901.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Benjamin Jr [sic] (30), b. IN, parents b. KY, farmer; Rebecca (30), b. IN, father b. OH, mother b. VA. Must be Benjamin son of Alfred by age, spouse and children.
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. James W (41), b. IN Sep 1858, parents b. IN., marr. [no spouse recorded], farmer.