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.
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.