Olive Hill

Maleabout 1758–

Brief Life History of Olive

Olive Hill was born about 1758, in Chesterfield, Virginia, British Colonial America as the son of Edward Hill and Phoebe Mary Branch. He married Mrs. Olive Hill in 1781, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Olive Hill
Mrs. Olive Hill
Marriage: 1781
Edward Hill

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  • Will books, 1749-1873, 1928-1931, 1967 ; index, 1749-1958

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  • Marriage
    1781Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (18)

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    Age 17

    "Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

    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.

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