Leota Hill

27 August 1899–14 October 1989 (Age 90)
Jackson Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Leota

When Leota Hill was born on 27 August 1899, in Jackson Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States, her father, Vorse Ellsworth Hill, was 23 and her mother, Hulda Etta Fitzpatrick, was 17. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with John Samual Bowman. She lived in Wellston, Jackson, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 October 1989, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Beavercreek, Beavercreek Township, Greene, Ohio, United States.

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John Samual Bowman
Leota Hill
Helen Louise Bowman
Lila N Bowman
Walter H Bowman

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 1
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered
Age 2
Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful "oil boom".
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 24
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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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Sources (11)

  • Leota Hill, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Leeoda Hill in household of William Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Leota Hill in entry for Helen Louise Bowman, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

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