When Travis Hill was born on 15 March 1802, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Hill, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 11799. He married Elizabeth Bouleware on 11 August 1831, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 18 February 1871, in Cross Hill, Laurens, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Cross Hill, Laurens, South Carolina, United States.
English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle English hill, hell, hull ‘hill’ (Old English hyll). Compare Hiller . This surname is also very common among African Americans.
English: possibly in some cases from the personal name Hille, a pet form of some name such as Hilger or Hillary .
German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing ancient Germanic hild ‘battle’ as the first element.
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