The Cressy Family

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Mary7 Croswell Hill, (Rev. George Washington6, John5, John4, John3, William2, Mighill1)
Born September 9, 1853.
She married Jere M. Hill of Buxton in 1879.
He was educated at Limington and Gorham Academies, and graduated at Bowdoin College, 1876, A.B. Served as principal of high schools and Superintendent of Schools, died June 17, 1909, in 58th year. She graduated Bath, Maine High School, 1871, Abbott Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, 1874.


Galen W. Hill, born September 18, 1882, Dexter, Maine, married April 17, 1912, Anna B. Gilnack of Rockville, Connecticut. He graduated Buxton High School, 1900, Bowdoin College, 1904, New York State Library School, 1910. In business at Enterprise, Iowa, 1904-8. Librarian, Millicent Library, Fairhaven, Massachusetts., 1911-26, Thomas Crane Public Library, Quincy, Massachusetts, since 1926.

Children of Anna and Galen W. Hill:

Marjorie Croswell Hill, born March 11, 1913, New Bedford. Graduated Quincy High School, 1930, Mt. Holyoke College, 1934.


Laurence Gilnack Hill, born May 4 1914, New Bedford. Graduated Quincy High School, 1931, Thayer Academy, 1932. Now at Bowdoin College, Class 1936.


Arthur G. Hill, born September 14, 1884, Bangor, Maine, married June 10, 1916, Ethel Hunt of Washington, D. C. Educated Buxton High School, 1902, Gray's Business College, Portland, 1903. Employed in the U. S. service in Montana, Idaho, and in Washington, D. C. No children, died October 1, 1930.


Merrill C. Hill, born October 2, 1888, Bangor, married June 23, 1915, Phebe D. Goodwin, _____________, Woodfords, Maine. He graduated Buxton High School, 1905, Bowdoin College, 1910, A. B., attended Gottinger University, Germany, 1910-11, Harvard University, 1912-14, A. M., Dijou University, France, 1929-30, teacher, English High School, Boston.

Children of Phebe and Merrill Hill:

Priscilla Cristy Hill, born January 25, 1917, attended Notre Dame des Anges, Dijou, France, 1929-30, Stoughton High School, 1931, Maltby Business School, Stoughton, Massachusetts, 1934.

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