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Jean Hastings

Jean Hastings[1, 2]

Female 1898 - 1985  (~ 86 years)

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  • Name Jean Hastings  [3
    Born Nov 1898  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Aug 1985  [4
    Person ID I7134  Main
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2009 

    Father John McMillan Hastings,   b. 16 Aug 1859, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1930  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mary E. Gillespie,   b. Apr 1864, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • The census of 1900 shows the family living on McPherson Street, Pittsburgh, PA.  Listed as: Jno M Hastings, age 38, head, occupation Lumber Dealer; Mary E.G., wife, age 36; Helen, age 8, daughter; Jean, age 1, daughter.  Mary Bond is listed as a servant, age 25.

      In the census John and Mary record their parents were born in Ireland.

      Margaret Helen Davison Lathrop notes that there were two children from this marriage Jean and a second who died in an airline accident. [5]
    Family ID F2631  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George L. West 
    Children 
    +1. George West, Jr.
    +2. J.H. West
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2006 
    Family ID F2943  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Nov 1898 - Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Jean Hastings West - obituary
    Jean Hastings West - obituary
    Jean Hastings West - obituary appearing on page 8 in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 1985
    John M. Hastings - obituary
    John M. Hastings - obituary
    Obit from Pittsburgh Press, p9, Aug 1, 1930

  • Notes 
    • From "The Pennsylvania Manual" - page 855

      "Mrs. George L. West (Jean Hastings), Leader in civic affairs/ 959 925 Wellesley Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15206" [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S695] 1910 U.S. Census, Miracode Index 1910 Census "District 0412, Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Daughter, Jean, age 11, born Pennsylvania" (Reliability: 0).

    2. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    3. [S864] 1900 U.S. Census, "Jean, daughter, b. Nov 1898, age 1, b. PA, parents b. PA" -  Allegheny, Pittsburgh Ward 21, District 256, McPherson Street (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S1474] John Hastings West, Jr., John Hastings West, Jr., (goodbyer@verizon.net), email to JSHJr 2 Oct 2009 "My grandmother Jean died on August 23, 1985" (Reliability: 0).

    5. [S864] 1900 U.S. Census, Allegheny, Pittsburgh Ward 21, District 256, McPherson Street (Reliability: 0).

    6. [S1478] The Pennsylvania Manual, Pennsylvania Bureau of Publications, Pennsylvania Dept. of Property and Supplies, (Pub. 1928).