Abner Hill

1800–1860 (Age 60)
Chester, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Abner

When Abner Hill was born in 1800, in Chester, South Carolina, United States, his father, Major Thomas Mabry Hill, was 35 and his mother, Jane Wells, was 35. He married Mary Hudgens on 20 February 1825, in Dallas, Alabama, United States. He died in 1860, at the age of 60.

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Abner Hill
1800–1860
Mary Hudgens
1800–
Marriage: 20 February 1825

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1825
Dallas, Alabama, United States

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(10)

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

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.
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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 (3)

  • Abner Hill, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • United States Census, 1830 Alabama Dallas, Abner Hill family
  • Abner Hill, "Alabama, Marriages, 1816-1957"

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