James Lonza Hill

18 August 1898–14 May 1972 (Age 73)
Helenwood, Scott, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of James Lonza

When James Lonza Hill was born on 18 August 1898, in Helenwood, Scott, Tennessee, United States, his father, Berry Hill, was 43 and his mother, Louisa Cross, was 36. He lived in Civil District 2, Scott, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 14 May 1972, in Oneida, Scott, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Marcum Cemetery, Helenwood, Scott, Tennessee, United States.

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome
Age 2
A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 20
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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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  • James L Hill in household of Berry Hill, "United States Census, 1910"

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