Newton Return Hill

19 March 1846–30 November 1911 (Age 65)
Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Newton Return

When Newton Return Hill was born on 19 March 1846, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, his father, Return Richard Hill, was 28 and his mother, Rhoda Wheeler, was 22. He married Lucy Ann Henson on 22 December 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Riverdale, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 30 November 1911, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Wellington City Cemetery, Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Return Hill
Lucy Ann Henson
Marriage: 22 December 1873
George Newton Hill
James Richard Hill
Laura Dell Hill
Annie Lovina Hill
Rhoda Catherine Hill
Franklin Oliver Hill
Obert Rosslin Hill
Mary Lucy Hill
Elva Lenore Hill
Orlin Elbert Hill
Wilford Lee Hill
Ruford Wade Hill

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1873Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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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    Historical Sketch of Newton Hill

    HILL, NEWTON (son of Richard Hill and Rhoda Wheeler). Born March 19, 1846, Athens county, N. Y. Came to Utah with father. Married Lucy Ann Henson (Packer) (daughter of Alfred Henson, who came to Uta …

    Sources (57)

    • Newton Hill in household of Rekern K Hill, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Newton Hill in entry for Ruford W. Hill and Ella Shimonin Branch, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Newton Hill in entry for Annie L. Jessen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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