Dowsabell Hill

26 July 1584–
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Dowsabell

When Dowsabell Hill was christened on 26 July 1584, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hill, was 29 and her mother, Margaret Stable, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hill
1555–
Margaret Stable
1559–1587
William Hill
1470–
Margaret Hill
1579–1640
William Hill
1582–
Dowsabell Hill
1584–
Harry Hill
1586–1586
Elizabeth Hill
1588–

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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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  • Dowsabell Hill, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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