Submitted by Robert Owen J Hillard, firstname.lastname@example.org
This picture attachment is of my gggaranfather George Washington Hillard b. 5 May 1826 in Chatfield, Crawford, Ohio and d. 1 March 1877 in Williams County, Ohio. I believe taken around 1860 0r 1870's as he died in 1877 there in Williams County, Ohio.
This picture isn't very good but I'll send it as it is the only one I have as of now. I copied it from my sister Joan's computer disc. It is the other side of the Margaret Ann Bordner Hillard's stone as they are both buried there in the eagle Creek Cemetery. I put my relationship on the letter with Margaret's Tombstone picture.
This picture of my gggrandmother's Grave site was taken, in the Eagle Creek Cemetery 5 mi. n/w of Montpelier, Williams, Ohio, on 1 September 1997. I will send the picture of my gggrandfather George Wahington Hillard's marker which is inscribed on the other side of this stone next.George Washington Hillard was the son of Peris (Perez) Hillard who was born 4 November 1792 in Stonington, New London Connecticut. Perez married Clarissa Kimball, b. 1802 in Canada, on 13 May 1818 in Mentor Township, Geauga Co., Ohio. Perez and Clarissa are buried in the Old Burt Cemetery in Ransom, Hillsdale, Michigan.The old Burt Cemetery is now called Evergreen Cemetery.
Byron Washington Hillard was the son of George Washington Hillard, he was b. 29 July 1855 in Florence Twp., Williams, Ohio and d. 14 Nov. 1914 in Montpelier, Ohio. Mary C. Luke was b. 18 March 1858 in Florence Twp., williams, Ohio and d. January 1927 in Montpelier, Williams, Ohio. Byron and Mary are buried in the Riverside Cemetery, Montpelier, Williams, Ohio.
This Tombstone of Ellsworth Ervin Hillard, the son of William Henry Hillard who is the son of Perez Hillard. Ellsworth was b. Superior Twp., Williams, Ohio on 4 February 1864 and died 22 June 1942 in Williams County, Ohio. He married Mary Frances Benner on 22 Feb., 1887 at Amboy, Hillsdale, Michigan. Mary was born 18 Aug., 1866 in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee and died in Williams Co., Ohio on 27 April 1935. William Henry was born on 20 April 1828 in Venice Twp., Seneca, Ohio and died in Montpelier Ohio on 18dec., 1891, his wife Elizabeth E Bailey was born 18 Sept. 1828 in London, England and she died on 7 Oct. 1906. Elizabeth and Henry are buried in Cogswell Cemetery in Williams County, I belive that is where they are buried. William Henry was a brother of my gggrandfather George Washington Hillard and a son of Perez Hillard.