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James W Hill
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1844
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1934
Dyer County
Tennessee, USA

Occupation: Farmer and basket maker.
Religion: Baptist.

Tennessee Certificate of Death #5170:
Dyer County, Civil District 18, Village of Tennemo.
Individual: Jim Hill, Male, White, Widower, born Kentucky.
Occupation: Retired Farmer.
Informant: Jim Long.
Age 89 yrs. 1 month 29 dys.
Certifying Physician: Dr H.J. Straughn of Bogota, TN.
Burial: McCollough's Chapel Cemetery, Dyer Co, TN
{Hill, Jim 89yrs Nov 30 1844
died Jan 29 1934 No Marker}.
Cause of Death: Kidney condition due to old age.

Obituary: Aged Resident Dies At Tennemo Monday
Jim Hill, one of the oldest residencts of Dyer County died Monday at his home in
Tennemo community. He was 89 yrs old. His death resulted from the infirmities of old age. Mr Hill was a native of Kentucky but came to Dyer county many years ago and settled in the Mississippi river bottom community, where he continued to make his home
until his death. He was well known and respected. He was a member of the Baptist Church.
Several grandchildren & great grand children are his only near relative
Funeral services were held at two o'clock Tuesday afternoon at McCllough's Chapel
cemetery and were conducted by the Rev F M Bruce, Baptist minister. Burial was in
McCollough's Chapel cemetery. J W Curry and Son of Dyersburg were in charge of the
funeral arrangements.
Source: State Gazette, Feb 1, 1934.

Census: 1850, Caldwell Co, KY, age: 4 with parents Marvel & Elizabeth household # 649

Census: 1860, Lyon Co, KY, age: 15 with parents Marvel & Elizabeth household # 638

1880 Census Lyon County, KY:
James Hill w m 33 Head married farmer born KY parents born KY

Family links: 
  Hubert H. Hill (1895 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
McCullough Chapel Cemetery
Dyer County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Mike Bottoms
Record added: Oct 25, 2009
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James W Hill
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James W Hill
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May you rest in peace!
- D & J Cloninger
 Added: Aug. 15, 2011

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