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HILL (Soundex H400) — See also ATHILL, BAHILL, BARNHILL, BROYHILL, BURCHILL, BURGESS-HILL, CAHILL, CARNHILL, CHURHILL, COGHILL, COHILL, CORKHILL, COXHILL, CUTHILL, DAHILL, DASHILL, DUNHILL, GLEDHILL, HALFHILL, HALL, HEAL, HEIL, HEMPHILL, HEYEL, HEYL, HIAL, HIEHLE, HILE, HILL-KENNEDY, HILLA, HILLARD, HILLARY, HILLBERG, HILLBORN, HILLBURN, HILLCOAT, HILLDRUP, HILLE, HILLEARY, HILLEBOE, HILLEGAS, HILLEL, HILLEN, HILLER, HILLERS, HILLERY, HILLES, HILLESON, HILLEY, HILLGREN, HILLIAN, HILLIARD, HILLIDGE, HILLIER, HILLIG, HILLINGS, HILLIS, HILLMAN, HILLMANN, HILLMER, HILLMOND, HILLOCK, HILLPOT, HILLQUIT, HILLS, HILLSDON, HILLSMAN, HILLSON, HILLY, HILLYARD, HILLYER, HOLL, HULL, HYLE, JANCHILL, KRAYHILL, MCCAHILL, MCMAHILL, MILL, MITCHILL, NEHILL, NEWHILL, NILL, PARKHILL, PHILL, POLHILL, RAHILL, RAYHILL, REHILL, RICEHILL, ROCKHILL, ROSEHILL, SAWHILL, SCHILL, SHILL, STRONG-HILL, THILL, TOHILL, TOUGHILL, TUTHILL, TUTTHILL, WILL.

  Hill, O. C. — of Oregon, Holt County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, O. W. — of Greenville, Meriwether County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Oliver C. — of Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethlehem; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Oliver White (1907-2007) — also known as Oliver W. Hill — of Richmond, Va. Born in Richmond, Va., May 1, 1907. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; in 1947, he was elected as the first Black member of Richmond's city council since Reconstruction; candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. African ancestry. Member, NAACP. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1999, and the Spingarn Medal in 2005. Died in Richmond, Va., August 5, 2007 (age 100 years, 96 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Married, September 5, 1934, to Beresenia Ann Walker (1911-1993).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Hill, Onva E. — of Summers County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Summers County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Orange J. — of Missouri. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1912; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ozro E. (b. 1842) — of West Dover, Dover, Windham County, Vt. Born in Somerset, Windham County, Vt., January 7, 1842. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Dover, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Paul — of Hendersonville, Henderson County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Hill, Peter — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Philip H. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state attorney general, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1956 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Philip S., Sr. — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 2nd District, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Philip T. — of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Santa Monica, Calif., 1935-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, R. A. — of Pioneer, West Carroll Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, R. C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, R. D. — of California. Member of California state assembly 20th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, R. F. — of Pulaski, Pulaski County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, R. Lester (1902-1991) — also known as Mike Hill — of Caro, Tuscola County, Mich. Born in Kent County, Mich., August 11, 1902. Democrat. Fruit farmer; chair of Tuscola County Democratic Party, 1968; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Presbyterian. Member, Exchange Club; Rotary. Died, in the Tuscola County Medical Care Facility, Caro, Tuscola County, Mich., March 4, 1991 (age 88 years, 205 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Married 1932 to Leona May Ames (died 1977); married 1978 to Frances Shubel.
  Hill, R. M. — of Fayette County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Fayette County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ralph (1827-1899) — of Columbus, Bartholomew County, Ind. Born in Trumbull County, Ohio, October 12, 1827. Republican. U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1865-67. Died August 20, 1899 (age 71 years, 312 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Hill, Ralph A. — of Milford, Clermont County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Hill, Ralph H. — of Methuen, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ralph N. — of Oxnard, Ventura County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Oxnard, Calif., 1898-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ralph W. (d. 1958) — of Nebraska. Republican. Nebraska state treasurer, 1955-58; died in office 1958. Died July 13, 1958. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Randolph W. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ray — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 147th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Hill, Ray B. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ray D. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Raymon J. — of California. Member of California state assembly 3rd District, 1863-67. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Raymond — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Raymond D. — of Thomasville, Thomas County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1952 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Rees — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1820-24 (18th District 1820-22, 20th District 1822-24). Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Rich — of Round Lake Beach, Lake County, Ill. Village president of Round Lake Beach, Illinois, 2001-. Still living as of 2002.
  Hill, Richard (c.1652-1729) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in England, about 1652. Mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1709-10, 1714-17. English ancestry. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 4, 1729 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Hill, Richard — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 45th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Hill, Richard — of Moscow, Latah County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Hill, Richard P. — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Hill, Richard T. — of Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Bladensburg, Md., 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Rick (b. 1946) — of Montana. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., December 30, 1946. Republican. U.S. Representative from Montana at-large, 1997-2001. Pentecostal. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Hill, Robert — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Robert — of Logan County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Robert — of Placida, Charlotte County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Hill, Robert See T. Robert Hill
  Hill, Robert Andrews (1811-1900) — Born in Iredell County, N.C., March 25, 1811. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Mississippi, 1866-91; retired 1891; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1866-91; retired 1891. Died in Oxford, Lafayette County, Miss., July 2, 1900 (age 89 years, 99 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Hill, Robert Charles (1917-1978) — also known as Robert C. Hill — of New Hampshire. Born in 1917. U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, 1953-54; El Salvador, 1954; Mexico, 1957-60; Spain, 1969-72; Argentina, 1973-77. Died in 1978 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Hill, Robert G. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Mich., 1923-29 (acting, 1923-24). Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Mrs. Robert H. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Robert L. — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Hill, Robert L. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Hill, Robert Madden (1928-1987) — Born in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., January 13, 1928. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, 1970-84; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1984-87; died in office 1987. Died October 19, 1987 (age 59 years, 279 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Hill, Robert Potter (1874-1937) — Born near Ewing, Franklin County, Ill., April 18, 1874. Democrat. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1910-12; U.S. Representative from Illinois 25th District, 1913-15; state court judge in Oklahoma, 1931-36; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1937; died in office 1937. Died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., October 29, 1937 (age 63 years, 194 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Hill, Roger C. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1975-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Hill, Ronald B. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Hill, Ronald G. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Hill, Rose — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Roswell S. — of Indiana. Indiana state treasurer, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Rowland A. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Roy See J. Roy Hill
  Hill, Roy C. — of Lindside, Monroe County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Monroe County Democratic Party, 1940, 1950; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Roy D. — of Bigelow, Holt County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Holt County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hill, Ruben D. — of Kentucky. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, 1898-1906. Burial location unknown.


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