Helena Julia Peterson Hess

September 28, 1834–September 14, 1908

Born at Frederickstown, Ostfold, Norway; daughter of Ingeborg Halvorsen and Peder Olson. Died at Farmington, Davis County, Utah. 1 (See Document 4.3)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, p. 3, Julia Hess, FHL microfilm 1149525, FHL. Cynthia Hess, John W. Hess Family History, 2005, CHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org, accessed Mar. 2012), Helene Julia Pedersen KWJ6-7CF . 1880 U.S. census, Farmington, Davis Co., Utah Territory, p. 6B, Julia Hess, NARA. “Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904–1961,” database and images, Utah State Archives (http://archives.utah.gov, accessed Mar. 2012); from Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, series 81448, file no. 84/200 (1908), Hellena Julia Hess. “Mrs. Julia Hess Dead,” Davis County Clipper (Bountiful, UT), Sept. 18, 1908, 1.