Martha Ann Brice Hill

19 May 1856–15 February 1927 (Age 70)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Ann Brice

When Martha Ann Brice Hill was born on 19 May 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, John Currie Hill, was 42 and her mother, Margaret Gardner Bryce, was 39. She married Alexander Brice Hill on 1 September 1873, in Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Utah Territory, United States in 1870 and Spencer, Clark, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 15 February 1927, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Theodore Underwood
1860–1899
Martha Ann Brice Hill
1856–1927
Marriage: 30 September 1888
Frank Theodore Underwood
1889–1950
Cecelia Underwood
1892–1963
Vivian Ethel Underwood
1895–1973

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 7
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 7
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.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 19
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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.

Possible Related Names

Hildebrand
Hilson
Lefevre
Hille
Hillson
Hillary
Decoteau
Hills
Descoteaux
Hiller
Hell

Sources (41)

  • Martha Hill in household of Daniel Hill, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Anne Underwood in household of Ernest T Underwood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha A Hill in household of Jno Hill, "United States Census, 1860"

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