Mercy Miranda Hill

29 May 1807–8 May 1881 (Age 73)
Orange, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Mercy Miranda

When Mercy Miranda Hill was born on 29 May 1807, in Orange, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, Benjamin Hill, was 37 and her mother, Jerusha Fawner, was 27. She married Joel Campbell in September 1828, in Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 8 May 1881, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Bloomington Cemetery, Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joel Campbell
1795–1846
Mercy Miranda Hill
1807–1881
Marriage: September 1828
Henrietta Campbell
1827–1829
Mary Lovina Campbell
1829–1903
Jerusha Campbell
1831–1850
Rosetta May Campbell
1832–1911
Hannah Campbell
1835–1840
David William Campbell
1837–1904
Charlotte Campbell
1839–1913
Warren C. Campbell
1842–1901
Henrietta Campbell
1843–1849
Hannah Campbell
1844–1844
Bolivia Campbell
1844–1901
Valerie Ellen Campbell
1844–1906

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    September 1828Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1808
    Age 1
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1825
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1827
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

    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

    Story Highlight

    Solomon Leonard Campbell 1825-1903 & Lovina Campbell 1829-1903

    Researched, Chronological by Alona S. Perkes 2000-2011 (the first page is the title page) (can access the original document here): http://southwickresearch.com/Genealogy/AncestorsOnly/CampbellHist/Ca …

    Sources (51)

    • Maranda Campbell in household of Warren Campbell, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Maranda Hill in entry for Velaria Ellen Harmison, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary M Campbell, "United States Census, 1880"

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