William Dill & Ellen S. Hoff Family Bible
G. Lamb on 7 March 2006
|Family Bible of William and Ellen S. Dill; owned (1967)
by their grandson, Wilbur Keever of Mason, OH. when copied
in Nov. 1967
- The Bible records information regarding William Dill and Ellen S.
Hoff and their family.
- William Dill was a son of Alexander Dill and Julia Phillips Hall.
- Eleanor "Ellen" Stuphen Hoff was a daughter of Reuben
Hoff and Deborah Monfort
- William and Ellen S. Dill and their parents are buried in Rose Hill
Cemetery, Mason, Warren County, Ohio
- Inserted in the Bible were two papers. One listed earlier Dill births.
The other listed Hall births.
- Location of the Bible in 1991 was unknown. A large framed picture
of the William Dill family was given to a descendant having the Dill
- Witnesses to the marriage of William Dill and Ellen S. Hoff were Mary
Ann Dill and John Hoff. Mary Ann Dill, William’s sister, later
married John Hoff, Ellen’s brother.
- William Dill’s age at death in the Bible appears to have been
87 – 9 – 23 or possibly 87 – 7 – 23 to: 87 yr.
8 mo, 23 da.
His obituary shows: 87 years, 8 months and 23 days
The Bible dates and dates on the gravestone in Rose Hill Cemetery are:
b 21 Dec. 1827, d 14 Aug. 1915. Those dates calculate to an age at death
of 87 yrs. 7 mo. and 23 da.
- Ellen S. Dill’s dates in the Bible and on the gravestone in
Rose Hill Cemetery are:
b 31 Oct. 1833, d 17 Nov. 1904.
Her age at death in the Bible appears to have been altered from 71 yr.
1? da. to
71 yr. 16 da. That, based upon the dates, is appropriate.
- The Bible shows:
William C. Dill b 5 Sept. 1858 d 22 Jul. 1859, Aged 10 mo. 18 da.
A very worn gravestone was located in Dog
Street Cemetery (earlier called Dill Cemetery), Warren Co., OH in
Wm & Ellenor
July 22, 1859
10 Ms & 18 d
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|Front and back covers:
||Ellen S. Dill.
DEVOTIONAL AND PRACTICAL POLYGLOT
THE NATIONAL PUBLISHING COMPANY,
ZIEGLER & McCURDY,
JONES BROTHERS & CO.,
M. A. PARKER & CO.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1870,
J. R. JONES,
In the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, District of
What God hath joined together
let not man put asunder. Matth. XIX.6
THIS CERTIFIES THAT
The RITE of
WAS CELEBRATED BETWEEN
William Dill of Warren County, Ohio
and Ellen S. Hoff of Warren County, Ohio
on January 29th 1852 at residence of Reuben Hoff
by Reverend Josiah Knight.
Witness Mary Ann Dill Witness John Hoff
William Dill born December 21st A.D. 1827.
Ellen S. Hoff born October 31st A.D. 1833.
Lafayette Dill born July 3rd A.D. 1853.
John Emily Dill born September 23rd A.D. 1854.
Reuben H. Dill born March 12th A.D. 1856.
William C. Dill born September 5th A.D. 1858.
Clinton Dill born February 16th A.D. 1860.
Julia Dill born January 31st A.D. 1862.
Callie Dill born March 12th A.D. 1864.
Rosetta F. Dill born October 27th A.D. 1865.
Deborah E. Dill born August 23rd A. D. 1870.
Mattie P. Dill born March 10th A.D. 1872.
Reuben H. Dill married to Henrietta Crone
on Wednesday Oct. 17th D.A. 1877 by Rev. R. S. Hageman
Lafayette Dill married to Elizabeth Thompson
on Thursday Dec. 27, 1877 by Rev. J. R. Collier.
Julia Dill married to William W. Casseday
on Wednesday Oct. 29th A.D. 1884 by Reverend
T. A. Brandon.
Rosetta F. married to Marion L. Keever
on Thursday Feb. 4th 1886 by Reverend
R. S. Hageman.
Mattie Pearl married to Geo. O. Frank
on Thursday June 28th 1894 by Reverend
J. W. Shorten.
Lafayette Dill married to Emma Armstrong
Sept. 2nd 1900 by Rev. Jas. G. Miller.
Clinton Dill married to Ollie Southard
June 27th 1907 by Rev. W. A. Cooper.
|William C. Dill died July 22nd A.D. 1859 aged 10 mo. 18 da.
John E. Dill died April 3rd A.D. 1864 aged 9 yr. 6 mo. 10 da.
Callie Dill died Nov. 27th A. D. 1864 aged 8 mo. 15 da.
Ellen S. Dill died Nov. 17th A.D. 1904 aged 71 yr. 16 da.
William Dill died Aug. 14th A.D. 1915, aged 87 yr. 8 mo. 23 da.
Reuben Dill died March 23rd A.D. 1916, aged 60 yrs. 11 days.
Mattie P. Frank died Aug. 27 - 1931. aged 59 yrs. 5 mo. 19 da.
Julia Casseday died May 21 – 1931. aged 69 yrs. 4 mo. 20 da.
Lafayette Dill died Dec. 2 – 1934. Aged 81 yrs. 5 mo. 29 days.
Ella Dill died Oct. 9 – 1953 aged 82 yrs. 1 mo. 16 days
Rosetta F. Dill died Jan. 27 – 1964 aged 98 yrs. 3 mo.
|Inserted in the Bible were two papers. One listed
earlier Dill births. The other (both sides) listed Hall births.
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