Senator Benjamin Harvey Hill

 
The Free Press Newspaper
Cartersville, Georgia

August 24, 1882, Page 1

 
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Ben Hill Dead.
The Last Moments of Georgia’s Favorite son.
His Birth, Life and Public Career.

[Almost a full page article on the death of Senator Hill: “Benjamin Harvey Hill was born in Jasper county on September 14, 1823.  His father was John Hill…He married a Miss Parham, of Washington county, a most estimable lady…Mr. Hill had five brothers and three sisters. The brothers were Madison, Wm. Pinckney, LaFayette, John and Allen…Of Mr. Hill’s sisters none survived him.  Of his brothers only one is living.”]

 

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