Madeleine Hill

Female8 October 1942–25 December 2007

Brief Life History of Madeleine

Madeleine Hill was born on 8 October 1942, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States as the daughter of Charles Chambers and Aleene Chambers. She died on 25 December 2007, in Escondido, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 65.

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Jack Otto Hill
1929–2007
Madeleine Hill
1942–2007

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    World Events (8)

    1944 · The G.I Bill

    Age 2

    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

    Age 11

    The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.

    1960

    Age 18

    Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

    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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