Aaron Binkley Hess

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Aaron Binkley Hess

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: August 04, 1933 (62)
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rudolph J Hess and Kathryn Binkley
Husband of Fannie Herr (Hess) Hess
Father of Henry Lloyd Hess; Catherine Hess; Dorothy Hess and Aaron E Hess
Brother of Lizzie Hess

Managed by: Jim Wile
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About Aaron Binkley Hess

  • Inscription: Member of PA Assembly 18 Years Speaker of House 1929-1930 Father

House Speaker Biographies:

05/31/1871 - 08/04/1933 HESS, Aaron B., a Representative from Lancaster County; born in Safe Harbor, Lancaster County, Pa., May 31, 1871; attended, Millersville State Normal School (now Millersville University of Pennsylvania); teacher (9 years); farmer; general manger and president, Lancaster Chemical Company; engaged in leaf tobacco business (30 years); president, A.B. Hess Cigar Company; president, Lancaster Malleable Casting Company; president, Purdy-Hess Company; registry assessor and member, Pequea Township County Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1911 term; reelected to the House to serve the 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919, 1921, 1925, 1927 and 1929 terms; elected, Majority Leader (1921-1922, 1927-1928); elected, Speaker (1929-1930); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1922, 1930); died, August 4, 1933 in the city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; interred, Greenwood Cemetery, the city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

  • Residence: age 9 - June 1880 - Pequea, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Residence: age 29 - June 23 1900 - Manheim, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Residence: 1910 - Lancaster Ward 6, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Residence: 1920 - Lancaster Ward 6, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Residence: 1930 - Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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Aaron Binkley Hess's Timeline

1871
May 31, 1871
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1895
October 28, 1895
Age 24
Pequea, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1902
1902
Age 30
Pennsylvania, United States
1905
1905
Age 33
1907
August 22, 1907
Age 36
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
1933
August 4, 1933
Age 62
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
August 7, 1933
Age 62
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States