Maria S. Hill

Female5 April 1839–20 December 1927

Brief Life History of Maria S.

When Maria S. Hill was born on 5 April 1839, in Troy Township, Athens, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Guerin Hill, was 28 and her mother, Margaret Jane Shields, was 24. She married Brintnell Taylor on 26 September 1857, in Athens, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Clover Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1870. She died on 20 December 1927, in David City, Butler, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Brintnell Taylor
Maria S. Hill
Marriage: 26 September 1857
Alice M Taylor
Leman Taylor
Charles Irwin Taylor
Fred Taylor
Mary A. Taylor
Ada Winifred Taylor
Daisy Bell Taylor

Sources (7)

  • Maria E Taylor in household of Brintnel Taylor, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mariah Hill, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Maria S Hill in entry for Daisy Taylor, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 September 1857Athens, Ohio, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 17

    Historical Boundaries: 1856: Butler, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Butler, Nebraska, United States


    Age 24

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle English hill, hell, hull ‘hill’ (Old English hyll). Compare Hiller . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

    English: possibly in some cases from the personal name Hille, a pet form of some name such as Hilger or Hillary .

    German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing ancient Germanic hild ‘battle’ as the first element.

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

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