Jane Hill was born in 1776, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married Jacob W Pursel about 1795, in Catawissa, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Crawford Township, Clinton, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 12 February 1855, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Jersey Shore Cemetery, Jersey Shore, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States.
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.
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