Frances Louisa Van Tassell

3 June 1849–7 December 1869 (Age 20)
New York City, New York County, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Frances Louisa

When Frances Louisa Van Tassell was born on 3 June 1849, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, her father, Henry Van Tassell, was 33 and her mother, Emily Louisa Street, was 29. She married George Elbridge Hill Senior on 2 December 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in New York City, New York, United States in 1860. She died on 7 December 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Elbridge Hill Senior
Frances Louisa Van Tassell
Marriage: 2 December 1865
Frances Amelia Hill
George Elbridge Hill

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 December 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (4)

    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 14
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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    Sources (34)

    • Frances Van Tassel in household of Henry Van Tassel, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Frances Louisa Hill, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Frances Van Tassell in household of Henry Van Tassell, "United States Census, 1850"

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