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
Mercy Miranda Hill
Marriage: September 1828
Henrietta Campbell
Mary Lovina Campbell
Jerusha Campbell
Rosetta May Campbell
Hannah Campbell
David William Campbell
Charlotte Campbell
Warren C. Campbell
Henrietta Campbell
Hannah Campbell
Bolivia Campbell
Valerie Ellen Campbell

Spouse and Children

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


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    World Events (8)

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

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    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): …

    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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