Katherine Hill

19 July 1704–
Cheddleton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Katherine

When Katherine Hill was christened on 19 July 1704, in Cheddleton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Hill, was 21 and her mother, Margaret Thomkins, was 19.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hill
1683–
Margaret Thomkins
1685–1722
Maria Hill
1703–
Catherine Hill
1711–
Katherine Hill
1704–
Mary Hill
1709–
Margaret Hill
1711–
Ann Hill
1713–
Margaret Hill
1714–
William Hill
1715–
Margaret Hill
1717–
Sarah Hill
1720–

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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 (2)

  • Katherine Hill, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Katherina Hill, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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