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Aaron Hilton
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1808
Lincoln County
Maine, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1875
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA

Son of Aaron Hilton and Lydia Webb.

This from the 1865 Minnesota Census and the 1860 U.S. Census for McPherson, Blue Earth, MN., provided by Donna Fostveit 26 August 2012.

Aaron and Jane B. Hilton are the parents of lumberman Sumner C. Hilton; lumberman Augustus F. Hilton (the father of Frank Hilton); lumberman Henry Hilton; Jane E. Hilton; and Estella Hilton.

Aaron Hilton was born in Lincoln county, Maine on 7 April 1808. He married Jane Bailey Gould at Woolwich, Sagadahoc, Maine on 2 November 1830. (From

The 1860 Federal census, the 1865 Minnesota census, and the 1870 Federal census, all of Blue Earth county, list him and his family in McPherson township. Mr. Hilton died 18 July 1875, aged 67y-3m-11d, at St. Clair, Blue Earth county, and is buried in St. Clair Union Cemetery there.

From History of the Minnesota Valley (1882), McPherson township, Blue Earth county, Minnesota:
"The first white settlers of this town were those connected with the Winnebago Indian Agency located where Hilton now stands. The village of Hilton was surveyed in 1865, on land owned by Aaron Hilton, in the southeast quarter of Sec. 28, and has since had two small additions. The village now has two hotels, three general stores, one drug store, two blacksmith shops and three saloons."

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  Jane Bailey Gould Hilton (1811 - 1895)
  Sumner C Hilton (1833 - ____)*
  Augustus F Hilton (1842 - 1898)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: age 67y 3m 11d
Saint Clair Union Cemetery
Saint Clair
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA
Maintained by: Sherry Bradley
Originally Created by: Cemeterywlkr
Record added: Feb 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13239087
Aaron Hilton
Added by: Donna Fostveit
Aaron Hilton
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- KarenInCambridge
 Added: Nov. 26, 2014

- Sherry Bradley
 Added: Feb. 28, 2011

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