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Jeptha Hill, Georgia, c1777 - 1832

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Re: Jeptha Hill, Georgia, c1777 - 1832

Posted: 28 Aug 2006 8:17AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Hill, Chapman, Reese, Beene, Manson, Thomas, Lake, Cox, Martin
Here is what I have. Additions and corrections will be appreciated.
There is a lot of discussion about Jeptha on the Hill forum at GenForum.com.

Descendants of Jeptha P. Hill - Aug 28, 2006
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First Generation

1. Jeptha P. Hill was born in 1777. He owned Land in 1826 in Jones Co., GA. He appeared in the census in 1830 in Monroe Co., GA. He died on March 25, 1832 in Monroe Co., Georga.

Jeptha P. Hill and Temperance Chapman were married on March 27, 1810 in Baldwin Co, GA. Temperance Chapman was the daughter of William Chapman and Frances ??. Jeptha P. Hill and Temperance Chapman had the following children:

+2 i. John Greenleaf Hill, born in 1812, Monroe Co., GA; married Emily Lake, in 1834, GA; married Elizabeth A. Manson, on September 26, 1849, Pike Co., GA; died on February 26, 1852, Griffin, Spalding Co., GA.
+3 ii. Elizabeth C. Hill, born about 1815, Georga; married Micajah R. / Michajah Reese, on March 25, 1835, Monroe Co., GA.
+4 iii. Dread (Dred) Rogers Hill, born on September 3, 1815, Macon Co., GA; married Mary Jane Beene, on December 16, 1851, Bell Co., Texas; died on August 7, 1870, Bell Co., Texas.
5 iv. William Hill.
+6 v. Dr. James Hamilton Hill MD., born on September 13, 1819; married Martha Elizabeth Thomas, on March 28, 1844, Thomas Co., GA; died on August 6, 1865.
7 vi. Emily Hill.
8 vii. Louisa Hill.

Jeptha P. Hill and Nancy had the following children:

9 i. Mary Jane Hill.
10 ii. Susan Hill.
11 iii. Sarah Hill.



Second Generation

2. John Greenleaf Hill (Jeptha P.-1) was born in 1812 in Monroe Co., GA. He died on February 26, 1852 in Griffin, Spalding Co., GA.

John Greenleaf Hill and Emily Lake were married in 1834 in GA. Emily Lake was born on January 27, 1813.

John Greenleaf Hill and Elizabeth A. Manson were married on September 26, 1849 in Pike Co., GA. Elizabeth A. Manson was born on December 17, 1820 in VA.


3. Elizabeth C. Hill (Jeptha P.-1) [My line] was born about 1815 in Georga. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX.

Elizabeth C. Hill and Micajah R. Reese were married on March 25, 1835 in Monroe Co., GA. Micajah R. Reese (son of Isham Reese Jr. and Polly Rogers) was born about 1805 in Georga. On September 19, 1849 he was a Postmaster in Pine Hill, Rusk Co., TX. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. He appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX. He died before 1868 in Bell Co., Texas. Elizabeth C. Hill and Micajah R. Reese had the following children:

12 i. Mary A. R. Reese was born about 1835 in Georga. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX.
13 ii. Emila Reese was born about 1836 in Georga. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX.
+14 iii. Caroline Elizabeth (Callie) Reese, born on October 15, 1840, GA; married Dr. (?) T. C. (?) Jones M.D. (?), on July 5, 1863, Rusk, Cherokee Co., TX; married James Hamilton Cox, on June 18, 1865, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas; died on February 5, 1879, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas.
15 iv. John C. Reese was born about 1842 in Georga. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX.
16 v. Laura T. Reese was born about 1843 in Georga. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX.
17 vi. Lanira H. / Lavenia Reese appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX. She was born abt 1840 or 1846 in Georga.
+18 vii. Jeptha H(ill?) Reese, born on April 5, 1846, Georga; died on August 21, 1917.
19 viii. Camilia / Camelia Reese was born about 1850 in TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX.
20 ix. P. A. Reese was born about 1852 in TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in TX.
21 x. Belzora Reese was born about 1854 in TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX.

4. Dread (Dred) Rogers Hill (Jeptha P.-1) was born on September 3, 1815 in Macon Co., GA. He died on August 7, 1870 in Bell Co., Texas. He was buried in Hill (Midway) Cemetery, Belton, Bell Co., TX.

Dread (Dred) Rogers Hill and Mary Jane Beene were married on December 16, 1851 in Bell Co., Texas. Mary Jane Beene (daughter of Jessy Beene and Mary Kuykendall) was born on October 22, 1831 in TN. She died in 1916. Dread (Dred) Rogers Hill and Mary Jane Beene had the following children:

22 i. Mary Hill was buried in Midway Cem., Bell Co., TX.
23 ii. Francis Hill was born in 1853 in Bell Co., Texas.
24 iii. Martha Hill was born in 1855 in Bell Co., Texas.
25 iv. Jeffey Hill was born in 1857.
+26 v. Frank Bean Hill, born on September 18, 1859, Belton, Bell Co., Texas; married Susan Haney Martin, on May 15, 1892; died on June 25, 1937, Coleman Co., TX.

6. Dr. James Hamilton Hill MD. (Jeptha P.-1) was born on September 13, 1819. He died on August 6, 1865.

Dr. James Hamilton Hill MD. and Martha Elizabeth Thomas were married on March 28, 1844 in Thomas Co., GA. Martha Elizabeth Thomas was born on May 1, 1828. Dr. James Hamilton Hill MD. and Martha Elizabeth Thomas had the following children:

27 i. Joseph J. Hill was born on March 4, 1853.



Third Generation

14. Caroline Elizabeth (Callie) Reese (Elizabeth C. Hill-2, Jeptha P.-1) [My line] was born on October 15, 1840 in GA. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX. She died on February 5, 1879 in Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas. She was buried on February 8, 1879 in Cox Cemetery, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas.

Caroline Elizabeth (Callie) Reese and Dr. (?) T. C. (?) Jones M.D. (?) were married on July 5, 1863 in Rusk, Cherokee Co., TX. Dr. (?) T. C. (?) Jones M.D. (?) died before 1865.

Caroline Elizabeth (Callie) Reese and James Hamilton Cox were married on June 18, 1865 in Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas. James Hamilton Cox (son of JAMES E. COX and ELIZABETH GREEN) was born on October 10, 1840 in Carroll Co, TN. He appeared in the census in 1880 in McLennan Co., Texas. He died on April 16, 1882. He was buried in Cox Cemetery, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas. Caroline Elizabeth (Callie) Reese and James Hamilton Cox had the following children:

+28 i. Thomas Reese Cox, born on April 25, 1866, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas; married Ida Knowles, on May 7, 1888; died on October 6, 1936, Ft. Worth, Tarrant Co., TX.
+29 ii. William Benjamin Cox, born on August 27, 1868, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas; married Lena Haydon, on April 5, 1898, Holland, Bell Co.,Texas; married Mae Claudine Swanzy, on August 29, 1909, Bell Co., Texas; died on November 10, 1960, King's Daughter's Hospital, Temple, Bell Co., TX.
+30 iii. Lillian (Lilla) E. Cox, born on August 27, 1868, Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas; married Charles Lockhart, on October 2, 1884.
+31 iv. Mary Maude Cox, born on February 16, 1871, Bruceville, Texas; married John Henry Underwood; died in January 1963.
+32 v. Lisbra Belle "Bettie" Cox, born on August 23, 1874, Bruceville, Texas; married Bess? (C. M.?) Miller.
33 vi. James H. Cox was born on December 10, 1876 in Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas.
34 vii. Infant Cox was born on January 30, 1879 in Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas. Infant Cox died on January 30, 1879 in Bruceville, McLennan Co., Texas.

18. Jeptha H(ill?) Reese (Elizabeth C. Hill-2, Jeptha P.-1) was born on April 5, 1846 in Georga. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Rusk Co., TX. He appeared in the census in 1860 in Rusk Co., TX. He appeared in the census in 1880 in Belton, Bell Co., Texas. He died on August 21, 1917. He was buried in North Belton Cemetery, Bell Co., TX.

Bettie E. was born on October 21, 1849 in KY. She died on November 8, 1920. She was buried in North Belton Cemetery, Bell Co., TX. Jeptha H(ill?) Reese and Bettie E. had the following children:

35 i. William E. Reese was born on September 14, 1875 in TX. He died on July 18, 1943. He was buried in North Belton Cemetery, Bell Co., TX.
36 ii. Jeptha Reese was born in 1878 in TX. He was educated in 1897 in Belton, Bell Co., Texas.
37 iii. John Reese was born on December 2, 1884 in TX. He died on January 27, 1935. He was buried in North Belton Cemetery, Bell Co., TX.

26. Frank Bean Hill (Dread (Dred) Rogers-2, Jeptha P.-1) was born on September 18, 1859 in Belton, Bell Co., Texas. He died on June 25, 1937 in Coleman Co., TX.

Frank Bean Hill and Susan Haney Martin were married on May 15, 1892. Susan Haney Martin was born on June 12, 1875 in Mills, TX. Frank Bean Hill and Susan Haney Martin had the following children:

38 i. Homer Hill was born on October 10, 1897 in Erath, TX.
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