John Hill Jr

Male9 March 1750–1791

Brief Life History of John

When John Hill Jr was born on 9 March 1750, in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John Hill Sr, was 33 and his mother, Mildred "Milly" Gilliam, was 32. He married Margaret May Logan on 22 January 1769, in North Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1791, at the age of 41.

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John Hill Jr
Jane Morgan
Marriage: 9 December 1782
Agnes Hill
John Hill III
Nancy Hill
Thomas Hill
Polly Hill

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  • John Hill, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • John Hill, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"

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  • Marriage
    9 December 1782Craven, North Carolina, United States
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    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle English hill, hell, hull ‘hill’ (Old English hyll). Compare Hiller . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

    English: possibly in some cases from the personal name Hille, a pet form of some name such as Hilger or Hillary .

    German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing ancient Germanic hild ‘battle’ as the first element.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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