George Hill Jr

(c 1841-)
FatherGeorge Hill (1775-1863)
MotherMary Sacket (1803-1881)
George Hill Jr, son of George Hill and Mary Sacket, was born in North Gwillimbury, York County, OntarioG, in about 1841.1,2 He married first in King Township, York County, OntarioG, on 24 January 1865, Christina McKinnon, daughter of Anthony McKinnon and Christina McEachney.3 Christina McKinnon was born in King TownshipG on 6 February 1842.4 She died aged 39 on 30 September 1881 and was buried at St Andrew's Presbyterian Cemetery, Nobleton, York CountyG.5,6 He married second at St Andrew's Manse, King TownshipG, on 27 February 1883, Jane Cutting, daughter of Matthew Cutting and Jane Hanstock.7 Jane Cutting was born in King TownshipG on 15 March 1855.7 She died there aged 62 on 21 September 1917.7
     In 1851 George was living in North Gwillimbury, York County, OntarioG, in the household of his parents George and Mary, and was recorded in the census as George Hill, aged nine and born in Canada.8
     In 1871 he was living in King, York CountyG, and was recorded as George Hill, a farmer and carpenter, aged 30. Living with him were his wife Christina, 28, their children, Thomas, 5, Josephine, 3, and Joseph, aged six months, and his widowed mother Mary, 65.9

Children of George Hill Jr and Christina McKinnon

  • Thomas A Hill b. c 1866
  • Josephine Hill b. c 1868
  • Joseph W Hill b. c 1870
  • Charles Franklin Hill b. c 1875
  • Georgina Christina Hill b. c Jun 1881, d. 27 Oct 1881
  • George Christopher Hill b. c Jun 1881

Children of George Hill Jr and Jane Cutting

  • Norman Hill b. 4 Jun 1884
  • Mary Alida Hill b. 11 Sep 1886
  • Annie Gertrude Hill b. 23 Aug 1889
  • Cora Hill b. 11 Jan 1893
  • Albert L Hill b. 25 Mar 1895

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Marriage record.
  3. "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858–1869" (FamilySearch image), "24 Jan 1865, York County, George Hill, 23, of King, b. N Gwillimbury, father George Hill, mother Mary Sackett; and Catharine McKinnon, 22, of King, b. King, father Anthony McKinnon, mother Christina McEachney. Witness Anthony McKinnon of King. By James Carmichael, Minister of Church of Scotland, West King. Recorded 17 Jan 1866."
  4. Date of birth based on age at death.
  5. Find a Grave.
  6. Gravestone, "Christina / wife of George Hill / died Sept. 30, 1881 / aged 39 yrs, 7 ms, & 24 dys."
  7. Email from Terry Hill to Chris Sackett, Jun 2021.
  8. 1851 Canada census
    North Gwillimbury, York, Canada West (Ontario)
    George Hill, yeoman, b. Vermont, of no denomination, 68
    Mary Hill, b. Massachusetts, 45
    Sarah Hill, b. Canada, 16
    Eliza Hill, b. Canada, 14
    George Hill Jr, b. Canada, 10
    Emma Hill, b. Canada, 9
    Joseph Hill, b. Canada, 7
    Susan Hill, b. Canada, 6
    Albert Hill, b. Canada, 4
    Charles Hill, b. Canada, 3.
    [Ages are next birthday]
  9. 1871 Canada census
    C-9964 p 15
    King, York North, Ontario
    Hill, George, 30, b. Ont, Prim Meth, farm & carpr, married
    Hill, Christina, 28, b. Ont, Prim Meth, married
    Hill, Thomas A, 5, b. Ont
    Hill, Josephine, 3, b. Ont
    Hill, Joseph W, 6/12, b. Ont
    Hill, Mary, 65, b. US, widow.
Sackett Family Association descendants
Terry Hill.
Last Edited16 Jun 2021

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