Ebenezer Hill

1740–1796 (Age 56)
Durham, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Ebenezer

When Ebenezer Hill was born in 1740, in Durham, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Ebenezer Hill Jr., was 34 and his mother, Joanna Wingate, was 28. He had at least 1 son with Susanna Chesley. He died in 1796, at the age of 56.

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Ebenezer Hill
Susanna Chesley
Joseph Hill

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    Susanna Chesley




    Joseph Hill


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+13 More Children

World Events (4)


Age 36

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

Age 36

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 43

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

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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  • Legacy NFS Source: Ebenezer Hill - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: John Hill

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