Alexander Perley Hill, Sr. (1779 - 1867)

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Birthplace: Skipness, Argylshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Wellsville, Cache, UT, USA
Managed by: Peter Breed
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About Alexander Perley Hill, Sr.

Son of Daniel Hill and Mary Campbell. Married Elizabeth Currie, May 30, 1806, Abbey Parish, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

Alexander was apprenticed as a sailor boy at an early age. He was listed in the Royal Navy of Scotland from 1795 to 1802 . He fought in some important battles such as the Battle of the Nile , August 1798 . He emigrated to Upper Canada in April 1821 and purchased land there. In 1860 he helped settle in Maughn's Fort (Wellsville), Cache, Utah . All seven of his children grew to maturity.

Children: Daniel, b. 2 Apr 1807 . Md. 1st, 23 Mar 1833, Elizabeth Bryce/Brice . Md. 2nd, 6 May 1872, Amelia Emily Mallsby/Milberg . Md. 3rd, 9 Nov 1874, Fredericka Petersen . D. 21 Jul 1881 . Agnes, b. 6 Jun 1808 . Md. (Spring) 1831, John Kenny Richards . D. 30 Mar 1886 . Alexander , JR., b. 1 Mar 1811 . Md. 1st, 6 Apr 1832, Agnes Hood . Md 2nd, 27 Dec 1852, Harriet Bradshaw, Md. 3rd, 28 Jan 1857, Mary Mecklejohn, Md. 4th, 16 Jan 1864, Pauline Margaret Hanson, Md. 5th, 12 Aug 1872, Elizabeth Burnett/Burrett, D. 8 Feb 1889, Mary, b. 16 Jul 1812, Md. 1st, 28 Mar 1836, James Bullock, Md. 2nd, 12 Sept. 1852, Orson Spencer, D. 1 Jan 1871. John, b. 14 Jan 1814, Md. 1st, (Winter) 1837, Margaret Bryce/Brice, Md. 2nd, 7 Mar 1857, Harriet Guinn, Md. 3rd, 26 Nov 1859, Agnes Steele . Archibald Newell, b. 20 Aug 1816, Md. 1st, 21 Feb 1840, Isabelle Hood, Md. 2nd, 12 Jul 1851, Elizabeth Margaret Fotheringham, Md 3rd, 25 Dec 1855, Mary Emma Milam, Md. 4th, 7 Mar 1857, Caroline Graham, Md. 5th, 22 Jan 1872, Mary House/Howse, Md 6th, 22 Jan 1872, Ester Sainsbury, Elizabeth, b. 17 Sept, 1818, Md. 1845, William Swapp, D. 4 Jul 1891. Junith Roberts


Children:

Agnes Hill Richards (1808 - 1886)

 

Alexander Hill (1811 - 1889)

 

Elizabeth Hill Swapp (1818 - 1891)


Created by: Alyssa Richelle

Record added: Dec 07, 2006

Find A Grave Memorial# 16950102 -------------------- Find a Grave

Birth: Aug. 1, 1779, Scotland

Death: May 6, 1867 Wellsville Cache County Utah, USA

Son of Daniel Hill and Mary Campbell. Married Elizabeth Currie, May 30, 1806, Abbey Parish, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

Alexander was apprenticed as a sailor boy at an early age. He was listed in the Royal Navy of Scotland from 1795 to 1802 . He fought in some important battles such as the Battle of the Nile , August 1798 . He emigrated to Upper Canada in April 1821 and purchased land there. In 1860 he helped settle in Maughn's Fort (Wellsville), Cache, Utah . All seven of his children grew to maturity.

Children:

1 Daniel , b. 2 Apr 1807 . Md. 1st, 23 Mar 1833 , Elizabeth Bryce/Brice . Md. 2nd, 6 May 1872 , Amelia Emily Mallsby/Milberg . Md. 3rd, 9 Nov 1874 , Fredericka Petersen . D. 21 Jul 1881 .

2 Agnes , b. 6 Jun 1808 . Md. (Spring) 1831 , John Kenny Richards . D. 30 Mar 1886 .

Alexander , JR., b. 1 Mar 1811 . Md. 1st, 6 Apr 1832 , Agnes Hood . Md 2nd, 27 Dec 1852 , Harriet Bradshaw . Md. 3rd, 28 Jan 1857 , Mary Mecklejohn . Md. 4th, 16 Jan 1864 , Pauline Margaret Hanson . Md. 5th, 12 Aug 1872 , Elizabeth Burnett/Burrett . D. 8 Feb 1889 .

3 Mary , b. 16 Jul 1812 . Md. 1st, 28 Mar 1836 , James Bullock . Md. 2nd, 12 Sep 1852 , Orson Spencer . D. 1 Jan 1871 .

4 John , b. 14 Jan 1814 . Md. 1st, (Winter) 1837 , Margaret Bryce/Brice . Md. 2nd, 7 Mar 1857 , Harriet Guinn . Md. 3rd, 26 Nov 1859 , Agnes Steele .

5 Archibald Newell , b. 20 Aug 1816 . Md. 1st, 21 Feb 1840 , Isabelle Hood . Md. 2nd, 12 Jul 1851 , Elizabeth Margaret Fotheringham . Md 3rd, 25 Dec 1855 , Mary Emma Milam . Md. 4th, 7 Mar 1857 , Caroline Graham . Md. 5th, 22 Jan 1872 , Mary House/Howse . Md 6th, 22 Jan 1872 , Ester Sainsbury .

6 Elizabeth , b. 17 Sep 1818 . Md. 1845 , William Swapp . D. 4 Jul 1891 .

7 Junith Roberts


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Spouse:
  • Elizabeth Mc Kinlay Currie Hill (1775 - 1855)*
Children:
  • Agnes Hill Richards (1808 - 1886)*
  • Alexander Hill (1811 - 1889)*
  • Elizabeth Hill Swapp (1818 - 1891)*

Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: Plot C Section 1

Created by: Alyssa Richelle Record added: Dec 07, 2006 Find A Grave Memorial# 16950102

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Alexander Perley Hill, Sr.'s Timeline

1779
August 1, 1779
Skipness, Argylshire, Scotland
1806
May 30, 1806
Age 26
Abbey Parish, Renfrewshire, Scotland
1807
April 2, 1807
Age 27
Johnstone,Renfrew,,Scotland
1807
Age 27
1808
June 6, 1808
Age 28
Scotland
1811
1811
Age 31
Johnston, Renfrewshire, Scotland
1811
Age 31
1812
1812
Age 32
1814
January 14, 1814
Age 34
Johnstone, Renfrewshire, United Kingdom
1814
Age 34
Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom