Henry Raymond Hill

12 June 1895–21 September 1987 (Age 92)
Manito, Mason, Illinois, United States

The Life of Henry Raymond

When Henry Raymond Hill was born on 12 June 1895, in Manito, Mason, Illinois, United States, his father, Sargent Mareen Hill, was 27 and his mother, Laura Callaway, was 27. He died on 21 September 1987, in Manito, Mason, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Sargent Mareen Hill
1867–1948
Laura Callaway
1868–1912
Charles Leland Hill
1890–1962
Henry Raymond Hill
1895–1987
Miss Hill
1902–1902
Wilbert Earl Hill
1904–1977
Walter Hill
1906–1976
May Hill
1909–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Male1890–1962Male

    Male1895–1987Male

    Miss Hill

    Female1902–1902Female

    Wilbert Earl Hill

    Male1904–1977Male

    Walter Hill

    Male1906–1976Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 15

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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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Sources (3)

  • Raymond H Hill in household of Ben S Hill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Raymond Hill in household of S M Hill, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ray Hill in household of Sargent Hill, "United States Census, 1900"

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