Clinton Forrest Hill

5 June 1922–10 August 2003 (Age 81)
Dania Beach, Broward, Florida, United States

The Life of Clinton Forrest

When Clinton Forrest Hill was born on 5 June 1922, in Dania Beach, Broward, Florida, United States, his father, Ezra Frank Hill, was 46 and his mother, Mary E Price, was 41. He married Anita Mae Kenyon on 20 August 1947, in Miami, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States. He lived in Hollywood, Broward, Florida, United States in 1930 and Dania, Broward, Florida, United States in 1945. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 10 August 2003, in Dania Beach, Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dania Memorial Park, Dania, Broward, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clinton Forrest Hill
Anita Mae Kenyon
Marriage: 20 August 1947

Spouse and Children

20 August 1947
Miami, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Ezra Frank Hill


    Mary E Price




    Nettie F Hill


    Ethel May Hill


    Luther Ernest Hill Sr.


    Elbert Larkin Hill


    Naoma Ruth Hill


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II

Age 19

Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

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.

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)

  • William Hill in household of Ezra F Hill, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clinton F Hill, "Florida State Census, 1945"
  • Clinton Hill in household of Frank E Hill, "United States Census, 1940"

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