Robert L Hill

4 August 1905–23 November 1985 (Age 80)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Robert L

When Robert L Hill was born on 4 August 1905, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Elisha Lycurgus Hill, was 52 and his mother, Pattie Malinda McKennon, was 37. He lived in Civil District 12, Henry, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 23 November 1985, at the age of 80, and was buried in Palestine Cemetery, Palestine, Henry, Tennessee, United States.

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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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  • Robert L Hill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robt B Hill in household of Elijah L Hill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Hill in household of Elijah L Hill, "United States Census, 1910"

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