Donald Duane Hilt

24 November 1933–12 February 1977 (Age 43)
Morris, Grundy, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Donald Duane

When Donald Duane Hilt was born on 24 November 1933, in Morris, Grundy, Illinois, United States, his father, Harold Hilt, was 23 and his mother, Amy Severtson, was 20. He married Ruth Elaine Taylor on 29 December 1954, in Lisbon, Kendall, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Lisbon, Kendall, Illinois, United States in 1940 and Oswego, Kendall, Illinois, United States in 1960. He died on 12 February 1977, in Sugar Grove Township, Kane, Illinois, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Lincoln Memorial Park, Oswego, Kendall, Illinois, United States.

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Donald Duane Hilt
Ruth Elaine Taylor
Marriage: 29 December 1954
Brett Darrel Hilt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1954Lisbon, Kendall, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 2
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
    Age 9
    On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.
    1945 · Peace in a Post War World
    Age 12
    The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

    Name Meaning

    German: from a short form of Hildebrand or some other compound ancient Germanic name formed with hild ‘strife, battle’ as the first element. See Hild .English (London): from the Middle English personal name Hilte, ultimately from ancient Germanic Helto, probably from halith- ‘hero’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (4)

    • Donald Hilt in household of Harold Hilt, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Donald Hilt, "United States Social Security Death Index"
    • Donald D Hilt, "Find A Grave Index"

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