Elizabeth Ann Hill

1850–1933 (Age 83)
London, England

The Life of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Hill was born in 1850, in London, England, her father, Henry Hill, was 45 and her mother, Matilda Harrington, was 44. She married John Pearce Martyn in 1868, in Portland, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in City of London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died in 1933, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

John Pearce Martyn
1842–1910
Elizabeth Ann Hill
1850–1933
Marriage: 1868
Frederick Daniel Martyn
1871–1953
Herbert Pearce Martyn
1873–1943
Matilda Elizabeth Martyn
1875–1951
Eveline Alice Louisa Martyn
1878–1958
Martha Martyn
1882–1903
Samuel John Martyn
1885–1972
Elsie May Harrington Martyn
1888–1974
Lillian Irene Martyn
1891–1975
Stanley Percy Martyn
1896–1978

Spouse and Children

    John Pearce Martyn

    Male1842–1910Male

    Female1850–1933Female

MARRIAGE
1868
Portland, Victoria, Australia
children

(9)

    Frederick Daniel Martyn

    Male1871–1953Male

    Herbert Pearce Martyn

    Male1873–1943Male

    Matilda Elizabeth Martyn

    Female1875–1951Female

    Eveline Alice Louisa Martyn

    Female1878–1958Female

    Martha Martyn

    Female1882–1903Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Hill

    Male1805–1895Male

    Matilda Harrington

    Female1806–1894Female

siblings

(3)

    Emily Hannah Hill

    Female1848–1918Female

    Female1850–1933Female

    Thomas Hill

    Male1852–1922Male

World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 4

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1867

Age 17

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1877

Age 27

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Ann Hill in household of Henry Hill, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Eliza A Hill in household of Henry Hill, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Elizabeth Ann in entry for Fredrick Daniel Martyn, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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