Vitals: William & Sarah Barber* Hill

William, Sr. (1799-1875) b. Adams Co., PA; r. Mercer Co., PA (son of  John & Jane Wilson Hill; Inn/tavern keeper, Merchant)
-buried: Leesburg Presbyterian Cemetery, Mercer Co., PA

Sarah Barber* (1797-1872) b. Huntingdon Co., PA; r. Mercer Co., PA (daughter of Adam and Mary Ann Stewart Barber; Homemaker)
-buried: Leesburg Presbyterian Cemetery, Mercer Co., PA

Married: (came to Butler Co., PA, 1823)

Children: (seven total, some unknown)
1. John Dixon (1824-1915 not to be confused with his uncle of the same name) b. Butler Co.; r. Mercer Co. (m2. Margaret Marshall; GAR Captain; My great-grandfather)
-buried: Mars Cemetery, Butler Co., PA
2. Mary Ann (1826- ) (m. McClain Thorn)
3. William, Jr. (1830- )
4. Margaret (c. 1838- )
5. Andrew I (  )
6. Elizabeth?
7. Robert Barber. (1840-1925) b & r Mercer Co. (m. Caroline Bailey; Postmaster; Merchant, ran business in family for 75 years)
-military: GAR (suffered a lifelong illness from the Civil War)
-buried: Leesburg Presbyterian Cemetery, Mercer Co.

* some sources spell this Barbour

Documentation:

Deeds, wills, census, & tombstones from Patricia Hill, Saxonburg, PA (e-mail 20 February 2004)

Obituary. Mercer Dispatch

“Centreville Borough.” “Slippery Rock Township.” History of Butler County, PA. 1895. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pabutler/1895/

“Mercer County History.” http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pamercer/PA/History/history.htm

Various family trees. Ancestry.com

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Last revised: 2/13/17

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