Barbara Hill

6 July 1769–about 1825 (Age 55)
Windsor Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Barbara

When Barbara Hill was born on 6 July 1769, in Windsor Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johannes Daniel Hill Sr, was 41 and her mother, Catharina Barbara Hauser, was 24. She married Adam Kline about 1786, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She died about 1825, in Westmoreland, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Adam Kline
Barbara Hill
Marriage: about 1786
Christianna Klein
Catherine Kline
Christina Kline
Elizabeth Kline
Polly Kline
Barbara Kline
Hannah Kline
Daniel Kline

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about 1786
Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 7

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 7

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 17

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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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Sources (3)

  • Pennsylvania, Land Warrants and Applications, 1733-1952
  • Pennsylvania, U.S. Direct Tax Lists, 1798
  • Pennsylvania, U.S. Direct Tax Lists, 1798

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