Richard Hill

Richard Hill (bef. 1800-1850) was born before 1800 in Maryland. He was the son of James Hill and Ruth McKinney. He married Sarah Straight on 31 Mar. 1816 in Marietta, Washington Co., Ohio. He was the father of George Washington Hill who was ordained a Patriarch under the direction of Wilford Woodruff and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in 1873. He died in Feb. 1850 in Missouri.

Footnotes

Richard Hill (97H5-RZL), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Sep. 2022). Richard Hill, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/richard-hill, accessed 7 Sep. 2022). 1800 U.S. Census, TaneyTown, Frederick Co., Maryland, p. 187, James Hill; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Sep. 2022). "Autobiography and Indian missionary journals, letters and family records of George Washington Hill," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 9 Sep. 2022); Letter from Isaac W. Glines, 22 Jan. 1889, Shullsburg, Wisconsin, p. 3; citing George Washington Hill, image 230/259; DGS 8129527. Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Sep. 2022); Richard Hill and Sally Straight, 31 Mar. 1816, Marietta, Washington Co., Ohio; citing Ohio, Probate Court, Washington County, “Marriage records, 1789-1951,” image 52/284; DGS 4017369. "Autobiography and Indian missionary journals, letters and family records of George Washington Hill," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 9 Sep. 2022); Incidents in the Life of George Washington Hill, p. 35; citing George Washington Hill, image 26/259; DGS 8129527.

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  • Page 34

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

    Excerpt:
    May 15, 1873 ~ Thursday May 15 1873 It has Now been raining 2 days & night I staid at the farm May 16, 1873 ~ Friday 16. [FIGURES] it is still raining I took 28 bushels of wheat to Mill I received a letter from Mrs Gravenston I returned to the City & took a load of wheat to Mill 6 M[iles] 16. I spent the day at home choreing May 17, 1873 ~ Saturday 17. I took cars at 6 oclok & went ...
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    May 15, 1873 May 16, 1873 May 17, 1873