Albert Sidney Hill Jr.

4 January 1926–25 June 1984 (Age 58)
Dallas, Texas, United States

The Life of Albert Sidney

When Albert Sidney Hill Jr. was born on 4 January 1926, in Dallas, Texas, United States, his father, Albert Sidney Hill Sr., was 25 and his mother, Venetta Lear Walls, was 22. He married Shirley Arlene Hedgpeth on 8 August 1954, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States. He lived in Eastland, Eastland, Texas, United States in 1930 and Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 25 June 1984, in Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Flower Mound, Denton, Texas, United States.

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Albert Sidney Hill Jr.
Shirley Arlene Hedgpeth
Marriage: 8 August 1954

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8 August 1954
Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 3

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 16

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

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)

  • Albert S Hill in household of Albert S Hill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert S Hill Jr. in household of Albert S Hill, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert Sidney Hill, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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