Elizabeth Ann Hill

23 February 1815–7 December 1889 (Age 74)
Montgomery, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Hill was born on 23 February 1815, in Montgomery, Kentucky, United States, her father, William M Hill, was 25 and her mother, Nancy Green, was 24. She married Elijah Farthing on 22 December 1834, in Jennings, Indiana, United States. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Graham Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 7 December 1889, in Jefferson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Pisgah Methodist Church Cemetery, Deputy, Graham Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States.

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Kenneth Anderson Blake
Elizabeth Ann Hill
Marriage: 10 January 1855
Nancy Dudden Blake
Ally J. Blake
William Melville Blake
Francis Marion Blake
Anney D Blake
Caroline Blake
Allen Dexter Blake
Susan H. Blake

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10 January 1855
Madison, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

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

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)

  • Elizabeth Blake in household of Kenneth Blake, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth A Blake in household of Kenneth A Blake, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Blake in household of Kenneth Blake, "United States Census, 1880"

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