William Daniel Hill

21 April 1873–22 July 1948 (Age 75)
Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life Summary of William Daniel

When William Daniel Hill was born on 21 April 1873, in Wellsville, Cache, Utah Territory, United States, his father, William John Hill, was 22 and his mother, Georgiana Dunn Ensign, was 19. He married Mary Etty Owen on 14 November 1900, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States in 1910 and Metropolis, Elko, Nevada, United States for about 10 years. He died on 22 July 1948, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Daniel Hill
1873–1948
Mary Etty Owen
1874–1936
Marriage: 14 November 1900
Madeline Owen Hill
1902–1967
Ensign Owen Hill
1905–1991
Mary Lou Owen Hill
1909–1994
William Owen Hill
1911–1988

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 2
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.
1877 · Brigham Young's Last Public Sermon
Age 4
In 1877, Brigham Young gave his last public sermon in Brigham City.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 23
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.

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

Hillary
Hildebrand
Decoteau
Descoteaux
Hell
Hille
Hiller
Hills
Hillson
Hilson
Lefevre

Sources (22)

  • William Daniel Hill, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Daniel Hill, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Daniel Hill, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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