Marie Desmond Hill

17 May 1894–21 February 1962 (Age 67)
Big Piney, Sublette, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Marie Desmond

When Marie Desmond Hill was born on 17 May 1894, in Big Piney, Sublette, Wyoming, United States, her father, Moroni Nephi Hill, was 28 and her mother, Anna Matilda Samuelson, was 25. She married Kemuel K. Blacker on 30 June 1921, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 21 February 1962, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Millcreek Cemetery, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Kemuel K. Blacker
1897–1932
Marie Desmond Hill
1894–1962
Marriage: 30 June 1921
Ann Marie Blacker
1932–2022

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 June 1921Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 2
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 12
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 18
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Hillock
    Hills
    Hiller
    Hil

    Sources (33)

    • Marie Desmond Hill in household of Moroni Nephi Hill, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Marie Desmond Hill, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Marie Hill Blacker in entry for Kemuel K. Blacker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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