Martha McMichael

8 May 1848–5 July 1934 (Age 86)
Thornliebank, Renfrewshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha McMichael was born on 8 May 1848, in Thornliebank, Renfrewshire, Scotland, her father, Robert McMichael, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth McMillan, was 32. She married Judge Adelbert Milton Hillhouse about 1870. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Woodland, Yolo, California, United States in 1930. She died on 5 July 1934, in Yolo, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Yolo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Judge Adelbert Milton Hillhouse
Martha McMichael
Marriage: about 1870
Adelbert M. Hillhouse Jr.
Eleanora Frances Hillhouse
about 1876–1918
Byron Fitzgerald Hillhouse
A. M. Hillhouse
about 1876–1880
LeRoy Wilson Hillhouse

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1870
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1850 · California Is Admitted to Union
    Age 2
    California was admitted into the Union on September 9, 1850, and became the 31st state.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 24
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhichíl, a patronymic from a Gaelic form of the personal name Michael . This was the usual shortened Anglicized form of Mac Gille Michil in Scotland.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Martha Mc Michael in household of Robert Mc Michael, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha Garrette, "California Death Index, 1905-1939"
    • Martha Garrett, "United States Census, 1930"

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