Sarah Hill

1 September 1806–9 May 1884 (Age 77)
York, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Hill was born on 1 September 1806, in York, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Hill Sr, was 36 and her mother, Barbara Imenhäuser, was 31. She married Jacob Strong on 28 February 1822, in Strongstown, Pine Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 9 May 1884, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Strong
Sarah Hill
Marriage: 28 February 1822
Sarah Strong
Susan Strong
William Strong
Lucinda Strong
John Albert Strong
James Thomas Strong
Hyrum Strong

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1822Strongstown, Pine Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


    +2 More Children

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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    Age 21
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

    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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    Story Highlight

    Jacob and Sara Strong

    Jacob Strong was born October 9, 1799, York County, Pennsylvania. In the year 1819, his father purchased four hundred acres of land in Indiana County in the same state and moved his family to that par …

    Sources (69)

    • Sarah Strong in household of Jacob Strong, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah Hill in entry for Hyrum Strong, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Sarah Strong, "United States Census, 1860"

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