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John Hilliard
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1795
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1869
Hilliards
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA

1895 Butler Co History, pg 1295: He was a farmer & miller by trade. In 1823 he erected the first grist mill on Slippery Rock Creek at Hilliards, PA. The town of Hilliards, PA was named after John Hilliard.

John Hilliard, son of Jacob Hilliard, Sr., was born August 3, 1795, and came to Butler county with his parents when a lad of seven years. He was reared in Parker township, and was married December 11, 1820, to Mary Parker. They were the parents of ten children, all of whom grew to maturity. four of the sons served in the Rebellion, viz.: Eli, Israel, Peter and James. Eli was a lieutenant and was killed at the battle of Fredericksburg. In 1823 Mr. Hilliard erected the first grist mill on Slippery Rock creek at Hilliards, and followed that business the remainder of his life. He died December 11, 1869. Taken from the History of Butler County Pennsylvania 1895.

John Hilliard died of Apoplexy in Washington Twp., Butler Co., PA in Dec 1869

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Hilliard (1758 - 1839)
  Catharine Reimel Hilliard (1757 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Parker Hilliard (1794 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  Rebecca Hilliard Byers (1821 - 1896)*
  Philip Hilliard (1828 - 1912)*
  Peter Plummer Hilliard (1832 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Francis Hilliard (1780 - ____)*
  Abraham M. Hilliard (1790 - 1851)*
  Isaac Hilliard (1793 - 1864)*
  John Hilliard (1795 - 1869)
  Philip Hilliard (1797 - 1876)*
  Elisha Hilliard (1800 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Washington Union Cemetery
North Washington (Butler County)
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Sue Allen
Record added: Feb 26, 2007
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John Hilliard
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John Hilliard
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In memory
- Sue Allen
 Added: Jul. 15, 2008
Rest in Peace.
- Mary
 Added: Apr. 23, 2008
 
 
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