Vandella Hill

1850–1929 (Age 78)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Vandella

When Vandella Hill was born on 7 May 1850, in Georgia, United States, her father, Aralzamon M Hill, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Reese, was 36. She married Wilson Wright Bunn in December 1870, in Garfield, Emanuel, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Emanuel, Georgia, United States for about 20 years and District 49, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1910. She died on 4 May 1929, at the age of 78.

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Wilson Wright Bunn
Vandella Hill
Marriage: December 1870
Irene Bunn
James Augustus Bunn
William T. Bunn
Swain Millerd Bunn
Eveline Clarantina " Clara" Bunn
John W Bunn
Ella Bunn
Elizabeth Bunn
Claude Bunn
Clyde Bunn
Gertrude Bunn
Perry Green Bunn

Spouse and Children

December 1870
Garfield, Emanuel, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 11

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • Vandellia Bun in household of Wilkes L Bun, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Vandelia Buner in household of Wilson Buner, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Vandella Bunn in household of Wilson Bunn, "United States Census, 1900"

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