Nancy Ann Hill

Female28 January 1819–5 November 1874

Brief Life History of Nancy Ann

When Nancy Ann Hill was born on 28 January 1819, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, her father, William Hill, was 52 and her mother, Edith Harlan, was 43. She married Samuel Farlow on 25 October 1839, in Marlborough MM, Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in North Carolina, United States in 1870. She died on 5 November 1874, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Marlboro Friends Meeting Cemetery, Sophia, Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Farlow
Nancy Ann Hill
Marriage: 25 October 1839
Alpheus Farlow
Mary Jane Farlow
William Hill Farlow
Edith Virginia Farlow
Delphina Farlow
Sewell Farlow
Isaac N Farlow
Jabez I. Farlow
Margaret Ann Farlow
Dr Samuel James Farlow
Deborah Ellen Farlow
Rodema Farlow

Sources (17)

  • Nancy Farlow in household of Saml Farlow, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy Ann Farlow, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hill in entry for Jabez J Farlow, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 October 1839Marlborough MM, Randolph, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 1

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1830 · Trail of Tears

    Age 11

    In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 17

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    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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