Emily J. Hill

13 June 1854–29 April 1916 (Age 61)
Delaware, United States

The Life of Emily J.

When Emily J. Hill was born on 13 June 1854, in Delaware, United States, her father, John Hill, was 32 and her mother, Mary Ann Hobson, was 23. She had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with John Dashper. She died on 29 April 1916, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

John Dashper
1850–1898
Emily J. Hill
1854–1916
Flora Dashper
1875–1918
Mary Elizabeth Dashper
1880–1909
Sarah Jane Dashper
1882–
Charles Henry Dashper
1885–1934
John Francis Dashper
1887–1949
Alice Dashper
1890–1967
Laticia Dashper
1893–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Flora Dashper

    Female1875–1918Female

    Mary Elizabeth Dashper

    Female1880–1909Female

    Sarah Jane Dashper

    Female1882–Female

    Charles Henry Dashper

    Male1885–1934Male

    Male1887–1949Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Thomas H. Hill

    Male1849–1925Male

    Mary J. Hill

    Female1850–1907Female

    Female1854–1916Female

    George Tennyson Hill

    Male1857–1910Male

    John F. Hill

    Male1859–1883Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1855 · Prohibition Law

Age 1

Delaware enacted a statewide prohibition law in 1855.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 18

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • Emily Hill in household of John Hill, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emma Dashper, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emily J Hill in household of John Hill, "United States Census, 1870"

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