Joseph Hamilton Hill

3 October 1903–9 February 1977 (Age 73)
Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States

The Life of Joseph Hamilton

When Joseph Hamilton Hill was born on 3 October 1903, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, his father, William Hill, was 34 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Mayo, was 32. He died on 9 February 1977, in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Cortez, Montezuma, Colorado, United States.

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William Hill
Mary Elizabeth Mayo
Albert H Hill
Ola Mae Hill
Joseph Hamilton Hill
Pauline "Polly" Hill

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 2

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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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  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Hamilton Hill - Individual or family possessions: death: 9 February 1977; Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States

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