Martha A Thrall

15 March 1829–16 April 1918 (Age 89)
Granville, Granville Township, Licking, Ohio, United States

The Life of Martha A

When Martha A Thrall was born on 15 March 1829, in Granville, Granville Township, Licking, Ohio, United States, her father, Eliphas R. Thrall, was 25 and her mother, Julia Ann Nichols, was 22. She married William King Hill on 22 December 1863, in Granville, Granville Township, Licking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Harrison Township, Licking, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Ohio, United States in 1918. She died on 16 April 1918, in Licking, Ohio, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

William King Hill
Martha A Thrall
Marriage: 22 December 1863
Victoria A Hill
Emma E Hill
Albert S. Hill
Lucy A. Hill
Frank T Hill
Nattie Belle Hill

Spouse and Children

    William King Hill



22 December 1863
Granville, Granville Township, Licking, Ohio, United States


    Victoria A Hill


    Emma E Hill


    Albert S. Hill


    Lucy A. Hill


    Frank T Hill


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 7

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 31

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English: status name from Old English þrǣl ‘thrall’, ‘serf’ (from Old Norse þræll).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Martha H Hill in household of Albert Hill, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Martha Hill, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha A Hill in household of William K Hill, "United States Census, 1870"

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