Thursday, April 25, 2024

Treasure Chest Thursday - 1825 Burial of John Hill (1765-1825) of Hilperton, Wiltshire

  It's Treasure Chest Thursday - an opportunity to look in my digital image files to see what treasures I can find for my family history research and genealogy musings.

The treasure today is the 1825 Burial entry for John Hill in the Hilperton, Wiltshire parish records:

The burial entry is the first entry in the 1825 list:

The transcription of this record is::

"1825.  John Hill, Hilperton, 13'th Jan'y 1825.  59 years, J. Bailes, Curate"

The source citation for this record is (using Evidence Explained 4th edition template):

Hilperton [Wiltshire] Parish Registers, John Hill burial entry, 13 January 1825; imaged, "Wiltshire, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-1922," ( : accessed 24 April 2024) > Hilperton > 1813-1861 > image 30 of 110; citing Wiltshire Church of England Parish Registers, Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England.

This is an entry in the Hilperton, Wiltshire Church of England parish register.  It is an Original Source with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the burial date of John Hill.

John Hill (c1765-1825) was born in Hilperton, Wiltshire, the son of John and Patience (Ring) Hill.  He was buried 13 January 1825 in Hilperton.  John married Ann Warren (1764-????) on 21 July 1788 in Hilperton, Wiltshire. 

John and Ann (Warren) Hill are my 4th great-grandparents; they had five children, including my 3rd great-grandmother Rebecca Hill (1790-1862) who married John Rich (1789-1867) in 1815 in Hilperton, Wiltshire.


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