Thomas Hill

31 July 1778–21 April 1860 (Age 81)
New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Hill was born on 31 July 1778, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, Major Charles Hill, was 43 and his mother, Sarah Prentice, was 37. He married Anna Tucker on 3 January 1802, in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 April 1860, in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States.

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Thomas Hill
Anna Tucker
Marriage: 3 January 1802
Alice Hill
Henry Hill
Calvin Hill
Lucetta Hill
Herman Thomas Hill
Jane Hill

Spouse and Children


    Anna Tucker


3 January 1802
Starksboro, Addison, Vermont, United States


    Alice Hill


    Calvin Hill



    Herman Thomas Hill


    Henry Hill


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+14 More Children

World Events (7)

1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 10

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 13

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

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)

  • Thomas Hill in entry for Herman Hill, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Thomas Hill in entry for Anna Hill, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Thomas Hill in entry for Anna Hill, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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