Henry Hill

8 September 1751–
Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Hill was christened on 8 September 1751, in Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Hill, was 43 and his mother, Grace Parker, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hill
1708–
Grace Parker
1712–
Henry Hill
1751–
Margit Hill
1753–1773
Thomas Hill
1760–

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World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
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 (1)

  • Henry Hill Or Parker, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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