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Franklin HILL

Male 1855 - 1920  (64 years)

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  • Name Franklin HILL 
    Born 20 Jul 1855  Warren County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 May 1920  Hills Creek Cemetery, Warren Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From "Goodspeed's History of TN, Warren Co."

      "Franklin Hill, farmer and stock raiser of Warren County, and now a resident of the Sixth Civil District was born near his present home July 20, 1855, and is the son of Col. H. L. W. and Virginia (Dearing) Hill.

      Our subject is the sixth of ten children. He lived with his parents up to the time of his marriage, which occurred June 24, 1875, and then moved to his present location. His wife, Leanora Myers, is a daughter of J. N. and N. Myers. She is well educated and a member of the Christian Church. To their union were born five children; Oscar, H. L. W., Virginia, Beatrice, and Walter, who was born July 11, 1876, and died July 24, 1876. Our subject has a good education, which he secured at Water's and Walling's College, McMinnville, Tenn. He began life for himself by purchasing 400 acres of land of his father, which by hard work and good management has increased greatly in value."
    Person ID I0181  Hill Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2008 

    Father W. L. YORK,   b. Private 
    Mother Eula Victoria GILBERT,   b. Private 
    Family ID F0029  Group Sheet