John Wallace Hill

11 January 1856–9 April 1919 (Age 63)
Precinct 7 Paint, Morgan, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Wallace

When John Wallace Hill was born on 11 January 1856, in Precinct 7 Paint, Morgan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Spencer Hill, was 37 and his mother, Cynthia Ann Williams, was 35. He married Nancy Ellen Ferguson on 7 May 1872, in Morgan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Morgan, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Magisterial District 5 Auburn, Logan, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 9 April 1919, in Relief, Morgan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Coldiron Cemetery, Relief, Morgan, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wallace Hill
1856–1919
Nancy Ellen Ferguson
1856–1892
Marriage: 7 May 1872
Rissa Alice Hill
1873–1941
Sarah E. Hill
1876–1959
Clarinda Hill
1877–1958
Susanah Hill
1879–1935
Scytha Angeline Hill
1881–1950
Forest Hill
1884–1932
Della Jane Hill
1886–1935
Effie Hill
1888–1949
Charley Hill
1892–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 May 1872
Morgan, Kentucky, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1859 · ""

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1859: Morgan, Kentucky, United States
1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John W Hill in household of Cynthia Hill, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John W Hill in household of Spencer Hill, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John W Hill, "United States Census, 1910"

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