When Hannah Tilton was born in 1712, in Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, British Colonial America, her father, Samuel Tilton, was 35 and her mother, Patience Allen, was 29. She married Joseph O'Killey on 20 August 1747, in Colts Neck, Monmouth, New Jersey, British Colonial America. She died in 1767, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 55.
English (Berkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from Tilton in Leicestershire, named with the Old English personal name Tila, Tilla + Old English tūn ‘farmstead, settlement’.
History: William Tilton came to Lynn, MA, in or before 1637. Many of his descendants were master mariners, living on Martha's Vineyard. James Tilton of DE (1745–1822) was a physician who became US surgeon general.
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