Minnie I. Hill

1882–1970 (Age 88)
La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Minnie I.

Minnie I. Hill was born in 1882, in La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States as the daughter of Wm. J. Hill and Jennie Langley. She married Mark Fredrick Worsley in 1898, in La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Ophir Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Triumph, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died in January 1970, in La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Amboy, Lee, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mark Fredrick Worsley
1877–1941
Minnie I. Hill
1882–1970
Marriage: 1898
Douglas M Worsley
1899–1932

Spouse and Children

    Mark Fredrick Worsley

    Male1877–1941Male

    Female1882–1970Female

MARRIAGE
1898
La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Wm. J. Hill

    MaleMale

    Jennie Langley

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 0

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Minnie Worsley in household of Mack F Worsley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie I Worsley in household of Mark Worsley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Minnie I Worsley in household of Mark F Worsley, "United States Census, 1930"

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