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Phoebe Emaline Wright Hill

  • Birth 17 Apr 1850 Medora, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 17 May 1943 Medora, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Medora, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 86686148

Seymour Daily Republican newspaper, Seymour, IN
Tuesday 18 May 1943; Front Page, Column 2

Mrs. Hill, 93, Dies at Medora

Ms. Phoeba(sic) E.Hill, age ninety-three, a life-long resident of Medora and one of Jackson County's oldest residents, died at the home in Medora at 11:25 o'clock Monday morning. Death followed an illness of six years' duration.

Funeral services were conducted this afternoon from the Medora United Brethren Church with the Rev. C. H. Ivy, pastor, in charge.

Burial was in the Wright Cemetery near Medora.

Mrs. Hill was born on April 17, 1850, at Medora, the daughter of Westley and Nancy Wright, both deceased. She was the last in a family of thirteen children.

She was married in 1876 at Medora to William G. Hill, who preceded her in death.

She was a member of the United Brethren Church and enjoyed the acquaintance and esteem of a host of friends who mourn her death.

Nieces and nephews are the only surviving relatives.
From Family

Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
marriage: 23 Nov 1876 ,​ Jackson,​ Indiana
groom: Wm G Hill
bride: Phebe E Wright
date of license: 14 Nov 1876
county of license: Jackson
date of marriage: 23 Nov 1876
place of marriage: , Jackson, Indiana
digital folder number: 4646675
number of images: 1

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  • Maintained by: Shirley Gragg
  • Originally Created by: Gaye Hill
  • Added: 12 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86686148
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Phoebe Emaline Wright Hill (17 Apr 1850–17 May 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86686148, citing Wright Cemetery, Medora, Jackson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Gragg (contributor 46979665) .