Arthur Hill

1853–4 June 1928 (Age 75)
Elk Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Hill was born in 1853, in Elk Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States, his father, Daniel Hill, was 34 and his mother, Lucinda Trout, was 37. He married Martha Johnson on 10 September 1876, in Newton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Empire City, Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1905. He died on 4 June 1928, in Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States.

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Arthur Hill
Martha Johnson
Marriage: 10 September 1876
Avery Hill
Jesee Rollin Hill
Manel Hill
Maud Belle Hill

Spouse and Children

10 September 1876
Newton, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1854 · First Governor of Kansas Territory

Age 1

The first governor of Kansas Territory was Andrew Reeder. He served from July 7, 1854 - August 16, 1855.

Age 8

Kansas is the 34th state
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • A L Hill, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Arthur L Hill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur L Hill, "United States Census, 1910"

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