James Hill, Fromes Hill

James Hill (1812-1875) was born 16 Apr. 1812 in Herefordshire, England. He was the son of Robert Hill and Ann Harding. He married Mary Ann Taylor on 17 Sep. 1830 in Herefordshire. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 8 Mar. 1840. He died 9 Nov. 1875 in Canoe Creek, Rock Island Co., Illinois.

Footnotes

James Hill (MZ4B-TJ6), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 3 Nov. 2021). James Hill, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/james-hill-fromes-hill, accessed 18 Nov. 2021). Church of England, Parish Church of Canon-Frome (Herefordshire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Canon-Frome, 1664-1862: Baptisms 1664-1852,” James Hill, 10 May 1812, Callow, Herefordshire; Hereford Record Office, Hereford England; microfilm 992075, item 3, DGS 8095469, image 613, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Ledbury (Herefordshire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Ledbury, 1660-1865: Baptisms, 1813-1856; Burials, 1813-1857; Marriages, 1813-1849,” James Hill and Mary Taylor, 17 Sep. 1830; Hereford County Record Office, Hereford, England; microfilm 992306, DGS 7907645, image 242, FHL. “James Hill,” Saints by Sea: Latter-day Saints Immigration to America (https://saintsbysea.lib.byu.edu/, accessed 17 Nov. 2021). “Seventy Quorum Membership, 1835-1846,” database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 17 Nov. 2021), 17th Quorum, James Hill, 1845; Black, Harvey B. Seventy Quorum Membership, 1835-1840: An Annotated Index of Over 3,500 Seventies Organized into the First Thirty-Five Quorums of the Seventy in Kirtland, Ohio and Nauvoo, Illinois. 1860 US Census, Canoe Creek, Rock Island Co., IL., p. 448, James Hill. 1870 US Census Canoe Creek, Rock Island Co., IL., p. 5, James Hill.“James Hill,” Bethesda Cemetery, Canoe Creek Township, Rock Island Co., IL; Find A Grave, 26 Jul. 2011, memorial no. 73956422 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 17 Nov. 2021).

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  • Page 115

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    When it Was Motioned by Er W Woodruff & secd by Elder Kington that James Hill, James Barns, Charles Price, & John Parry, be ordained to the office of a Priest, & John Benbow to the Office of a Teacher Carried unanimously. Elder Brigham Young & W. Woodruff then proceded to ordain the above pers ons to the offices assigned them. Priest Charles Price was then chosen Clerk of the
    Dates:
    April 23, 1840 April 24, 1840
  • Page 7

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    Hill Castle Frumme Herefedshire Church John Benbow teacher Jane Benbow Ann Brown Mary Rowbery Charles Price priest John Cheese March 6 priest Joseph Pullin Margaret Pullin James Hill priest John Parry priest Jane Gaily ^John^ William Benbow {[March]} 8th Charlotte Clark Snday 8th ...
    Dates:
    March 6, 1840 March 8, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    Hill Castle Frumme Herefedshire Church John Benbow teacher Jane Benbow Ann Bourn Mary Rowbery Charles Price priest John Cheese March 6 priest Joseph Pullin Margaret Pullin James Hill priest John Parry priest Jane Gaily ^John^ William Benbow {[March]} 8th Charlotte Clark Snday 8th ...
    Dates:
    March 6, 1840 March 8, 1840