Elizabeth Bryce Hill

4 January 1867–27 September 1948 (Age 81)
Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Bryce

When Elizabeth Bryce Hill was born on 4 January 1867, in Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Daniel Bryce Hill, was 21 and her mother, Jane Leishman, was 21. She married William Jenkins Leavitt on 15 December 1887, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada for about 10 years. She died on 27 September 1948, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Leavitt Cemetery, Leavitt, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Jenkins Leavitt
1867–1945
Elizabeth Bryce Hill
1867–1948
Marriage: 15 December 1887
Anne Leavitt
1888–1888
William Hill Leavitt
1889–1917
Jane Hill Leavitt
1891–1973
Martha Hill Leavitt
1892–1979
Hazel Hill Leavitt
1894–1956
Daniel Hill Leavitt
1896–1973
Dewey Hill Leavitt
1898–1970
Lola Leavitt
1901–1979
Queena Leavitt
1903–1984
Lorne Lee Leavitt
1906–1984
Gilbert Leavitt
1910–1910

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 December 1887
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1871

Age 4

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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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Story Highlight

Memories of my great grandmother. Elizabeth Brice Hill Leavitt

I am DeVeda Geraldine Reagh Holland. My mother was DeVeda Robinson Reagh. I was just a little girl about four or five, growing up during world war 2 and living in Lethbridge Alberta Canada. I rememb …

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Hill Leavitt in household of William Jenkins Leavitt, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Elizabeth Hill Leavitt in household of William Jenkins Leavitt, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Elizabeth B Hill Leavitt in household of William Jenkins Leavitt, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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