Eva C Hill (twin)

14 July 1873–26 November 1962 (Age 89)
Jefferson Township, Boone, Indiana, United States

The Life of Eva C

When Eva C Hill (twin) was born on 14 July 1873, in Jefferson Township, Boone, Indiana, United States, her father, John Cowan Hill, was 42 and her mother, Mary Jane Cowan, was 36. She married Elmer Morton Mount on 10 May 1893, in Boone, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Ward Five, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 November 1962, in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Loranger Cemetery, Loranger, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter George Cory
Eva C Hill (twin)
Marriage: 8 December 1897
Robert John Cory
Edward Cory
Mary Ellen Cory
Alexander Cory
Paul Allen Cory

Spouse and Children

8 December 1897
Boone, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Cowan Hill





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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Eva Cory in household of Walter G Cory, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eva Cary in household of Walter G Cary, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eva Cory in household of Walter G Cory, "United States Census, 1910"

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