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Re: HILLHOUSE, Josiah 1805
Posted by: Don Ramey Date: July 25, 1999 at 12:04:23
In Reply to: HILLHOUSE, Josiah 1805 by Kristy Eidson of 540

Here is a bit on Josiah Hillhouse:
His parents were John Hillhouse, b. 1775 and Bethiah Sharp, b. 1777, m. 1797 in North Carolina ; grandparents James Hillhouse, b. 1749 in Scotland, d. 19Jan1835 in Ky., and Polly Dickey, b. 1Apr1753 in Va., d. 12Dec1834 in Ky., m. 1767 in S.Carolina.
GGparents were William Hillhouse, b. abt 1715 in Ireland , d. bef 1790 S.Carolina and Sarah
(we think Griswold was surname).

Josiah m. Margaret Watts, b. 12Jun1807 in VA., d. 29Nov1895 in Stoutland, Camden Co., Mo. Marriage date 1824 in Tn. Both are buried in the Hillhouse Cemetery outside of Richland,Mo.
Josiah and Margaret's children:
Emily, b. 1825
Sarah E., b. 27Jan1827
Adaline, b. 1829
Jehugh Franklin, b.4Oct1832
Elizabeth A., b. 22May1835
Amanda, b. 1838
William M., b. 1840
Melissa Jane, b. 1843
Monroe Dotson, b. 4May1845
Thomas W., b. 13Jul1847
James, b. 1849
Mary Ellen, b. 1853
First 3 were born in Giles Co., Tn., rest in Camden Co., Mo.
Jehugh Franklin was my great grandfather and we have a lot of info on this branch of the Hillhouses, most of it pretty well documented. Too much to type, but if inquirer will e-mail her snail mail address, we can send more by mail.


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