Harriett Faye Hill

Female30 October 1959–28 July 1979

Brief Life History of Harriett Faye

When Harriett Faye Hill was born on 30 October 1959, her father, Tony Hill, was 38 and her mother, Ruth McGaha, was 28. She died on 28 July 1979, at the age of 19, and was buried in Del Rio, Cocke, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Tony Hill
Ruth McGaha
Harriett Faye Hill
Rebecca Margaret Hill

Sources (3)

  • Harriett F Hill in the Tennessee, Marriage Records, 1780-2002
  • Harriett Faye Hill, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Harriet Hill in the U.S., School Yearbooks, 1900-1999

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)


Age 1

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

1960 · Fifty Star Flag

Age 1

The 50 Star Flag Design is adopted to be the nation’s flag

1965 · The Voting Rights Act

Age 6

The Voting Rights Act prohibits racial discrimination in voting. The Act secured the right to vote for minorities in the South. It also prohibits local governments from making any voting law that results in discrimination against any kind of minorities.

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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