Emeline Ellen Hillier

4 March 1865–1 October 1947 (Age 82)
Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emeline Ellen

When Emeline Ellen Hillier was born on 4 March 1865, in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Charles Hillier, was 25 and her mother, Annie Laker Lashbrook, was 23. She married William Henry Ridd on 10 March 1886, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 1 October 1947, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Ridd
1862–1936
Emeline Ellen Hillier
1865–1947
Marriage: 10 March 1886
Minnie Ellen Ridd
1887–1972
Mabel Annie Ridd
1888–1962
Elizabeth Finch Ridd
1891–1988
William Carl Ridd
1893–1899
Nellie May Ridd
1895–1981
Roland Hillier Ridd
1897–1976
Naomi Sarah Ridd
1899–1922
George Henry Ridd
1901–1986
Merle Rosina Ridd
1904–1990
Virginia Ridd
1908–1995

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1886Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1866
    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States
    1889
    Age 24
    Historical Boundaries 1876: Bear Lake, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Wiltshire and Surrey): occupational name for a roofer from Middle English hil(l)ier, hul(li)er, hel(li)er ‘roofer, slater, tiler’, agent nouns from the Middle English verb hil(i)en, hel(i)an, hul(i)en ‘to put a roof on; cover with a roof’.French: from the personal name Hillier, a vernacular form of Hilaire (see Hillary ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hillary
    Hellier
    Hellyer
    Hillyer
    Hilliard
    Hilyer

    Story Highlight

    Emeline Ellen Hillier Ridd

    Emeline Ellen Hillier was born in Croydon, England on March 4, 1865. Her parents joined the Mormon church while living in England, and when Emeline was six weeks old they left their native land to com …

    Sources (34)

    • Emeline Hillier Ridd in household of William H Ridd, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Emmeline Hillier in entry for Roland Hillier Ridd and Hortense Holland, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Emeline Hillier in entry for William Henry Ridd, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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