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Isaac C HILL

Male 1856 - 1910  (54 years)


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  • Name Isaac C HILL 
    Born 29 Feb 1856  Union Township, Fulton County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 18554 
    Died 5 Sep 1910  South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • He was a farmer and carpenter, and operated a saw-mill at Leiters Ford.Isaac (C.) Hill ae 24, and wife Rebecca ae 20 are included in the census records of Aubbee twp in 1880. There were no children listed. School Enumeration lists, cemetery records, and the two documents on the following pages, give names of their children.

      The Evening Sentinel, Rochester, Ind., Wed., 7 Sept 1910.
      OBITUARY. "ISAAC HILL, a resident of the Leiters vicinity, died Monday afternoon, 5 Sept at the home of his son, WALTER, at South Bend. Some time since Mr. Hill suffered a stroke of paralysis from which he never recovered and following came the second stroke on Monday, which caused his death. The deceased was born 29 Feb 1856, being 54 years old at the time of his death. He grew to manhood in the near vicinity of Leiters, and was at the time of his death vice-president of the Leiters bank. He was also ex-trustee of Aubbeenaubbee twp, and was well and popularly known throughout the county.
      "He leaves two sons, WALTER of South Bend, and ELMER who resides in the state of Washington. Besides the two sons, there are four brothers and three sisters, MARSH and JOHN HILL of this city, being the brothers of the deceased.
      "Since the death of his wife, which occurred some eight years ago, he resided with Mr. & Mrs. Al Yelton at Leiters, and was actively engaged in various business pursuits at the time of his death.
      "The funeral will be held Friday afternoon at the Methodist church in Leiters. The exact hour for the service has not been set because it is not known when the son from Washington will arrive."
      Elia W. Peattie, History of United States, Indiana and Fulton County, 1896, p.85.

      "ISAAC C. HILL was born in Union township, Cass County, Ind., 29 Feb 1856. His parents were JOSEPH and MARY (CRAGON) HILL. His father was a native of Cass county, Ind., and a son of JOSEPH and ELIZABETH HILL, who were pioneer settlers of Cass county. Soon after the marriage of Joseph Hill and Mary Cragon, they came to Fulton County. Two years later they returned to Cass County, where they resided until 1863, in which year they returned to Fulton county, and here lived for thirteen years and then moved to Starke county, where he died several years later. His wife preceded him in death.
      "They had twelve children, viz: PATRICK, JOHN, MARSHALL, ISAAC C., EDWARD, CALEB, JOSEPHINE, LUCINDA, ETTA, MILO, MOLLIE and MINNIE.
      "Isaac C. Hill began the battle of life for himself at the age of seventeen years. He learned the carpenter's trade, and has followed this, together with farming, all his life. He was married in 1878 to REBECCA, daughter of HIRAM LUMSFORD, Esq., of Pulaski County. For five years after Mr. Hill's marriage he resided in Union township, this county, but since then he has resided in Aubbeenaubbee township. He has operated with success a saw-mill at Leiters Ford; owns a good farm and is in prosperous circumstances.
      "Unto him and his wife there have been born the following offspring: Infant, dec'd; WALTER; HARVEY, dec'd; ROY; ELMER; BESSIE, dec'd.
      "Mr. Hill is a firm democrat in politics, and in 1890 was elected trustee of his township. As trustee he served five years with satisfaction to the people. Both he and his wife are members of the Baptist church, and they number among the leading families of their community."
    Person ID I18554  Hill Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2008 

    Father Joseph W HILL,   b. 18 Jan 1825, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1891, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Mary CRAGUN,   b. 11 Jun 1831, Cass County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1875, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 8 May 1849  Cass County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 527003 
    Notes 
    • Soon after the marriage of Joseph W. and Mary (Cragon) Hill, they removed to Fulton county. Two years later they returned to Cass County where they resided until 1863, at which time they returned to Fulton County, and remained in that place for thirteen years. Their last move was to Starke County, Ind., where he died several years later. Joseph (W.) Hill ae 36 (Ohio) and his wife Mary ae 29 (Ind), were householders of Cass County, Ind., Harrison twp, in the 1860 census. Their five children (ages 10 to 2 yrs & all b. in Ind.) were with them: Patrick, John, Marshall, Isaac and Edwin?
    Family ID F06107  Group Sheet

    Married 7 Feb 1878  Fulton County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 531056 
    Family ID F06203  Group Sheet