Emily Sophronia Hill (Willard) (1864 - 1952)

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Birthplace: OR, USA
Death: Died in Walla Walla, WA, USA
Managed by: Erica Isabel Howton, (c)
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About Emily Sophronia Hill (Willard)

  • 15 May 2012: MtDNA Haplogroup J2a1a (23andMe)

Emily Sophronia Willard was born 14 Nov 1864 in Oregon, and died 16 Jan 1952 in Touchet, Walla Walla, Washington.

Parents: Johnson Monroe Willard (1832-1917) and Martha Johnson (1839-1913)

Married:

  1. in Walla Walla Washington to Edgar Hill (1840-1924)

Children, all born in Umatilla County, Oregon:

  1. Anthony Wayne Hill (1883-1964) m. Grace ?
  2. Bertha Valentine Hlll (1886-1903) Bowlus Cemetery, Umatilla, Oregon
  3. Wilbur Harrison Hill (1890-1972) m. Clara D. Arnize
  4. Lucille Frances Hill (1893-1986) m. William Abraham Lilienthal
  5. Edna Sophronia Hill (1895-1903) Bowlus Cemetery, Umatilla, Oregon
  6. Fern Viella Hill (1896-1973) m. John Draper Henry (1892-1971)
  7. Esther Geraldine Hill (1905-1987) married first to Frank Lawson Howton (1904-1974) and second to K.C. LeRoy (1910-1984).

Events

  • 1870: Residence: Umatilla, Oregon [1]
  • 1875: Residence: Umatilla, Oregon [2]
  • 1880: Residence: Cottonwood, Umatilla, Oregon [3]
  • 1900: Residence: Cottonwood, Umatilla, Oregon [4]
  • 1920: Residence: Cottonwood, Umatilla, Oregon [5]
  • 1930: Residence: Cottonwood, Umatilla, Oregon [6]

Obituary

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (Walla Walla, Washington) > 1952 > January > 17

Touchet Resident Dies Here, Age 87

Mrs Emily Sophronia Hill, 87, of Touchet, died Wednesday at a local nursing home.

She was born Nov 14, 1864 near Milton-Freewater on the Walla Walla River, and spent most of her life there until the last few years which she spent with her children.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar, in 1925, and is survived by six children, A. W. Hill of Touchet, Frank Hill of Portland, Wilbur Hill of San Jacinto, Calif., Mrs Fern Henry of Milton-Freewater. Mrs Lucille Lillianthal of Spokane and Mrs Geraldine LeRoy of Tucson, Ariz., and 13 grandchildren.

Hill-- Funeral Services for the late Mrs. Emily Sophronia Hill of Touchet will be a 2 P.m. Friday, Jan 18 at the DeWitt Funeral home chapel. Interment Mountain View Cemetery. Rev Otto Gruber officiating. The DeWitt Funeral home, funeral director.

Census Details

  • 1920 Census OR Umatilla Pct 8 Ed 149 Pg 12B
    • Hill,T.S.,head,FW,55,M,OR,VA,OH
    • Wilbur,son,MW,29S,OR,MA,OR,Farm laborer
    • Frank,son,MW,19S,OR,MA,OR
    • Geraldine,daughter,FW,14S,OR,MA,OR

1930 Census OR Umatilla Freewater ED 6 Pg 2A

  • * Henry,John,head,MW,38,m22,TN,TN,TN,Laborer,Fruit Packing Co.
    • Fern V.,wife,FW,33,m18,OR,OR,ME
    • Frances M.,daughter,FW,14S,WA,TN,OR
    • Dorothy L.,daughter,FW,13S,ID,TN,OR
    • Willa M.,daughter,FW,11S,OR,TN,OR
    • Allan E.,son,MW,6S,OR,TN,OR

Living next door:

  • * Hill,Emily S.,head,FW,64,wd,18,OR,VA,OH
    • Horetan,Geraldine,daughter,FW,24,m18,OR,OR,MA
    • William F.,grandson,MW,5S,OR,OR,OR
    • Carlee J.,grandaughter,FW,4/12,OR,OR,OR

Links

Sources

  1. 1870 United States Federal Census, Umatilla, Oregon
  2. 1875 Oregon State Census, Umatilla, Oregon
  3. 1880 United States Federal Census, Umatilla, Oregon
  4. 1900 United States Federal Census, Umatilla, Oregon
  5. 1920 United States Federal Census, Umatilla, Oregon
  6. 1920 United States Federal Census, Umatilla, Oregon

Citations

  1. 1870 Census, Pct Pg 37 7(See Father)
  2. 1875 Census, 055 (See Father)
  3. 1880 Census, Pg 20C (See Father)
  4. 1900 Census, 108 Pg 7A (See Husband)
  5. 1920 Census, Pct 8 Ed 149 Pg 12B
  6. 1930 Census, ED 6 Pg 2A
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Emily Sophronia Hill's Timeline

1864
1864
OR, USA
1883
January 4, 1883
Age 19
Walla Walla, Washington Territory
1883
Age 19
Umatilla, OR, USA
1885
1885
Age 21
OR, USA
1886
1886
Age 22
Milton-Freewater, Umatilla, Oregon, United States
1887
1887
Age 23
Lincoln, Washington

Washington State and Territorial Censuses, 1857-1892
Name: Emily S Hill
Census Date: 1887
Residence County: Lincoln
Residence State: Washington
Birth Location: Oregon
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Female
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1865
Race: White
Line: 27
Roll: V228_11
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Washington State and Territorial Censuses, [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Washington. Washington Territorial Census Rolls, . Olympia, Washington: Washington State Archives. M1, 20 rolls.

1890
1890
Age 26
Milton-Freewater, Umatilla, Oregon, United States
1893
1893
Age 29
Umatilla, OR, USA
1896
September 18, 1896
Age 32
Milton-Freewater, Umatilla , Oregon, United States
1900
1900
Age 36
Umatilla, OR, USA