Henry Lee Hill

Brief Life History of Henry Lee

When Henry Lee Hill was born on 30 January 1890, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin M. Hill, was 35 and his mother, Rosetta Mary Hill, was 31. He died in May 1965, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Martin M. Hill
1854–1935
Rosetta Mary Hill
1858–1944
Frank Hill
1878–
Abner M Hill
1900–
Bertolda Meda Hill
1880–1943
Media B Hill
1880–
Fredeiren T Hill
1881–
Frederick P Hill
1882–1962
Amana R Hill
1884–1932
Arvilla Ellen Hill
1886–1981
Henry Lee Hill
1890–1965
Hattie M. Hill
1894–1970
Preston F Hill
1897–
Creston F Hill
1899–
Gorda Hill
1901–
Anna May Hill
1911–

Sources (7)

  • Henry L Hill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry Lee Hill, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Henry Hill, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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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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