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Adrian Auten Hillis
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Birth: unknown
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1896
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

In an effort to further identify Adrian, the following information was researched by Jerry from various family trees on the internet:
Middle name: Auton
Born: 1847, Attica, Warren County, Indiana
Father: Jefferson Davis Hillis
Mother: Ester Anne Auton

1856 Iowa Census:
Knoxville, Marion County, Iowa
J D Hillis, 46, b. Kentucky, doctor
Esther Anne Hillis, 32, b. Ohio
Mary E Hillis, 19, b. Indiana
Minerva A Hillis, 17, b. Indiana
Emeritta Hillis, 12, b. Indiana
Adrian Hillis, 9, b. Indiana
Evander Hillis, 5, b. Iowa
Urena Hillis, 2, b. Iowa
Promise Hillis, 0, b. Iowa
John T Auten, 57, b. New Jersey, blacksmith

Deaths Reported.
Willis [sic], Adrian A.; city hospital; November 14; 49 years; meningitis.
The Kansas City Daily Journal
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Vol XXXIX, No 160, p7, c2
Tue 17 Nov 1896

Deaths and Funerals.
Rev. L. T. Nichola arrived here yesterday in answer to a telegram announcing the death of his brother-in-law, Adrain A. Hillis, at the city hospital Sunday. The deceased was, for many years, an expert miner, and at one time was quite wealthy. The funeral services will be held from Stewart's undertaking rooms this afternoon and burial will be in Union cemetery.
The Kansas City Daily Journal
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Vol XXXIX, No 161, p2, c6
Wed 18 Nov 1896
(newspaper clipping researched by Jerry)

Other Deaths and Funerals.
The Rev. W. B. Tovey conducted the funeral services of Adrian A Hillis, who died at the city hospital last Saturday from Stewart's undertaking rooms yesterday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial took place at Union cemetery.
The Kansas City Daily Journal
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
Vol XXXIX, No 162, p2, c5-6
Thu 19 Nov 1896

From Missouri Record of Death Transcript:
Jackson County, Roll C19509, #3472
Willis, Adrian A [sic]
Male
White
Age: 49
Died: 14 Nov 1896
Widowed
Place of birth: Indiana
Place of death: City Hospital
Cause of death: Meningitis

From cemetery records:
(being researched)
Unmarked grave

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Inscription:

* * * * Unmarked Grave * * * *

Gravestone not reported during 1933 or 1986 inscription surveys or 2011 photographic survey of cemetery.
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Researching plot location (Unmarked Grave)
 
Maintained by: J F-B
Originally Created by: Jerry
Record added: Oct 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119059889
Adrian Auten Hillis
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Adrian Auten Hillis
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Adrian Auten Hillis
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You are not forgotten, Adrian.
- J F-B
 Added: Oct. 21, 2013
 
 
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