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Harvey J. Hill, Happyville

He's probably the "Harry" Hill in 1900 Denver, born in Nebraska September 1892. George July 1894 Nebraska with Georege A. Dec 1858 Vermont and Lillian March 1870 Iowa. George is a paper salesman.

Harvey J. Hill is in 1910 Denver, 17, with parents George A. 50 born in Vermont and Lillian M. 43 born in Iowa. George A. is 15, also born in Nebraska.

George A. Hill married Lillia M. Worts in Grand Island, Nebraska on December 23, 1891.

Lillia 11 and Maud 18 are in Union County, Iowa in 1880, with D.C. Worts 53 a minister and Jamie 45 also a minister. Mary is 10 and Robert 2.

Harvey is farming in 1920 Watkins precinct, Adams County, Colorado, 27 born in Nebraska. His aunt Maude Worts 55 born in Iowa is with him.
Maude was born November 30, 1864 in Iowa to David C. Worts and Minie M. Rhoads.

Maude is living with George 81 and Lillian 70 in 1940 Denver.

In 1920 Sylvia St. Clair is 14, in Hyde precinct, Washington County, Colorado with parents Smay L. 40 and Della M. 35 St. Clair. Irvin is 16, Ardith 12, Cleo 10, and Rhea 1.

Della 1884-1967 # 104168246 and Smay Loyd St. Clair 1880-1932 are buried in Yuma.

May S. St. Clair, 23, married Adelbert S. Wagner in Greeley on Sept 12, 1928.

Sylvia is married to Stacy A. Wagner 26, in 1930 Washington County. They're still there in 1940, with her borther John St. Clair 16 with them.

Sylvia Mae St. Clair Wagner 1905-1972 is buried in Yuma # 74384876.
October 12, 1972

Her brother Irvin is buried in Yuma # 74301438

August 14, 1969

Harvey proved up a quarter in 27, 2S 46W in 1922.
May 24, 1928
September 30, 1937 "An Odd Fellow service was held at the Yuma cemetery Saturday morning for Harvey J. Hill, 52, ..Heartstrong farmer, who died in Colorado General Hospital in Denver Thursday. The remains were brought here for burial Friday night accomnpanied by his widow. The deceased suffered a stroke while working in the mines at Black Hawk Colorado last week and was rushed to the hospital, where he succumbed.'
FindaGrave # 50790536.

Harvey's nephew "Richard Harley Hill, Sr. was born June 29, 1924 in Lincoln, Nebraska to George and Mildred Adams Hill. He passed away October 9, 2009 at his residence in Balch Springs. He is survived by his children, Rick Hill and wife Margaret, daughter, Linda DeMar and husband Ron, son Gary Hill and wife Margaret, daughter Cheryl Meyer and daughter Tina Hawkins and husband Mike. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy."
Richard is buried in Grove Hill cemetery, Dallas # 42908884.

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