Albert Hill

14 March 1797–29 August 1884 (Age 87)
Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Albert

When Albert Hill was born on 14 March 1797, in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, his father, Benjamin Hill, was 31 and his mother, Jemima Stannard, was 28. He married Betsey Strickland in 1817. He lived in Pavilion, Pavilion, Genesee, New York, United States in 1850 and LeRoy, Genesee, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 29 August 1884, in New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Pavilion, Pavilion, Genesee, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Hill
1797–1884
Betsey Strickland
1800–1870
Marriage: 1817

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1817
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 3
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1802 · Brass is Discovered
    Age 5
    "In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 23
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hillock
    Hills
    Hiller
    Hil

    Sources (5)

    • Albrt Hill, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Albert Hill, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Albert Hill, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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