Isaac C Hill

29 February 1856–5 September 1910 (Age 54)
Harrison Township, Cass, Indiana, United States

The Life of Isaac C

When Isaac C Hill was born on 29 February 1856, in Harrison Township, Cass, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph W Hill, was 30 and his mother, Mary Margaret Cragan, was 24. He married Rebecca A Lunsford on 6 February 1878, in Fulton, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 5 September 1910, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Leiters Ford, Fulton, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac C Hill
1856–1910
Rebecca A Lunsford
1860–1904
Marriage: 6 February 1878
Walter H Hill
1880–1960
Harvey Hill
1882–1883
Roy Hill
1884–1889
Bessie G Hill
1885–1893
Elmer Hill
1886–1966

Spouse and Children

    Male1856–1910Male

    Rebecca A Lunsford

    Female1860–1904Female

MARRIAGE
6 February 1878
Fulton, Indiana, United States
children

(5)

    Walter H Hill

    Male1880–1960Male

    Harvey Hill

    Male1882–1883Male

    Roy Hill

    Male1884–1889Male

    Bessie G Hill

    Female1885–1893Female

    Male1886–1966Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 7

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 16

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: extremely common and widely distributed topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, Middle English hill (Old English hyll).2 English: from the medieval personal name Hill, a short form of Hilary ( see Hillary ) or of a Germanic (male or female) compound name with the first element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.3 German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing Germanic hild as the first element.

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

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Story Highlight

Isaac Hill Story

Elia W. Peattie, History of United States, Indiana and Fulton County, 1896, p.85. "ISAAC C. HILL was born in Union township, Cass Co., Ind., 29 Feb 1856. His parents were JOSEPH and MARY ( …

Sources (3)

  • Isaac Hill, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Isaac Hill, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Isaac Hill in household of Joseph Hill, "United States Census, 1870"

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