Levi Gibson Hillhouse

Male16 November 1866–7 May 1948

Brief Life History of Levi Gibson

When Levi Gibson Hillhouse was born on 16 November 1866, in Avilla, Jasper, Missouri, United States, his father, James Harvey Hillhouse, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Elizabeth Young, was 27. He married Sarah Emaline Neil on 14 November 1889. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in McDonald Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1870 and Aurora Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States for about 60 years. He died on 7 May 1948, in Aurora, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Maple Park Cemetery, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States.

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Levi Gibson Hillhouse
Sarah Emaline Neil
Marriage: 14 November 1889
Iva Elizabeth Hillhouse
William Neal Hillhouse
Effa June Hillhouse

Sources (10)

  • Levi G Hillhouse in household of J H Hillhouse, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Levi Gibson Hillhouse, "Find A Grave Index"
  • L G Hillhouse in entry for William Neal Hillhouse, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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  • Marriage
    14 November 1889
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 1

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 2

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 24

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English or early modern English hill + house ‘house on the hill’. In Yorkshire the surname may arise from the name of a farm in Fartown, Pudsey (Yorkshire).

    Scottish (Ayrshire and Lanarkshire) and English: habitational name from any of several minor places in Ayrshire and elsewhere in Scotland, probably named with Middle English, Older Scots hill + house ‘house on the hill’.

    History: Rev. James Hillhouse, the first minister of Montville, CT, came to North America from County Londonderry, Ireland, c. 1720. His grandson James Hillhouse was a Federalist congressman from CT and treasurer of Yale College from 1782 to 1832.

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

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