Julia Hill

15 January 1833–14 February 1895 (Age 62)
Warminster, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Julia

When Julia Hill was born on 15 January 1833, in Warminster, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hill, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Slade, was 33. She married Israel Ivins on 12 February 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1856. In 1851, at the age of 18, her occupation is listed as milliner. She died on 14 February 1895, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Saint George City Cemetery, St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Israel Ivins
Julia Hill
Marriage: 12 February 1857
Israel Hill Ivins
Julia Ann Ivins
Sarah Emeline Ivins
Marian Emly Ivins
William Howard Ivins
Margaret McKean Ivins
George Franklin Ivins
Edith May Ivins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 February 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +7 More Children

    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.
    Age 10
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 21
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle English hill, hell, hull ‘hill’ (Old English hyll). Compare Hiller . This surname is also very common among African Americans.English: possibly in some cases from the personal name Hille, a pet form of some name such as Hilger or Hillary .German: from a short form of Hildebrand or any of a variety of other names, male and female, containing ancient Germanic hild ‘battle’ as the first element.

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

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    Story Highlight

    The Willie Handcart Company - Julia and Emily Hill

    Written by Kimball Stewart Erdman, great-grandson of Julia Hill. Denied the privilege of freely meeting with the Saints, Julia and Emily earnestly desired to gather to Zion. Julia got a job in N …

    Sources (32)

    • Julia Hill, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Julia H in entry for Hill Israel Ivins, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Julia Ivins in household of Israel Ivins, "United States Census, 1870"

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