Hannah Hill

9 July 1833–1 September 1906 (Age 73)
Dukinfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hannah

When Hannah Hill was born on 9 July 1833, in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Hill, was 31 and her mother, Prudence Arundale, was 30. She married James Straw on 18 February 1855, in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Springville, Utah, Utah Territory, United States in 1880. She died on 1 September 1906, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Straw
Hannah Hill
Marriage: 18 February 1855
Prudence Straw
Nephi Straw
Franklin Straw
Willard Straw
James Straw
Jackson Straw
George Straw
John Straw
Alma Straw
Hyrum Straw
Robert Straw
George Washington Straw
William Scott Straw
Enoch Straw

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1855Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 9
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 26
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    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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    Sources (30)

    • Hannah Hill in household of John Hill, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Hannah Streno in household of James Streno, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Hannah Hill in household of John Hill, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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