John H. "Mountain John" Hillis

Male 1856 - 1920  (63 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John H. "Mountain John" Hillis was born 21 Aug 1856, Van Buren County, Tennessee (son of Robert Hillis and Frances "Franky" Overturf); died 17 May 1920, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    John married Martha Paine 4 Nov 1880, Van Buren County, Tennessee. Martha (daughter of Benjamin Wiley "Ben" Paine and Amanda Thomison) was born 18 Dec 1861, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 23 Nov 1948, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Virgil Hew Hillis was born 14 Dec 1881, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 27 Oct 1967, (Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama); was buried , Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama.
    2. Violet Hillis was born 14 Jan 1884, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 21 Mar 1957, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren County, Tennessee.
    3. Amanda Hillis was born 10 Mar 1890, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 10 Oct 1972, (Sequatchie County) Tennessee; was buried , Rankin Cemetery, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee.
    4. Nellie Hillis was born 22 May 1891, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 22 May 1891, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Nancy Frances "Frances" Hillis was born 7 Jan 1893, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 4 Jan 1980, (Warren County) Tennessee; was buried , Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren County, Tennessee.
    6. Samuel Hillis was born 22 Jan 1895, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 9 Aug 1984, (Oak Ridge, Tennessee); was buried , Memorial Park, Oak Ridge, Anderson County, Tennessee.
    7. Dewey Hillis was born 16 Jun 1898, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 30 Dec 1985, (Warren County) Tennessee; was buried , Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren County, Tennessee.
    8. Julia Hillis was born 16 Jun 1898, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 7 Jan 1976, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Friendship Cemetery, Campaign, Warren County, Tennessee.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Robert Hillis was born 0___ 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (son of James Hillis and Mary Boyd); died 0___ 1885, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    Robert married Frances "Franky" Overturf 7 Aug 1854, Van Buren County, Tennessee. Frances (daughter of (Henry) Overturf and Mary "Polly" LNU) was born 0Jul 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1905, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , (Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee). [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Frances "Franky" Overturf was born 0Jul 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (daughter of (Henry) Overturf and Mary "Polly" LNU); died 0___ 1905, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , (Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee).
    Children:
    1. (M(ary) F(rances) Hillis) was born 1851, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. 1. John H. "Mountain John" Hillis was born 21 Aug 1856, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 17 May 1920, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. William "Bill Tucker" Hillis was born 5 Nov 1859, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 28 Aug 1922, (Sequatchie County) Tennessee; was buried , Pope Cemetery, Bledsoe County, Tennessee.
    4. Samuel A. "Sam" Hillis was born 4 Dec 1862, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 21 Dec 1936, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  James Hillis was born 0___ 1782, (Rowan County) North Carolina (son of John Hillis and unnamed spouse); died 0___ 1858, Rocky River, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    James married Mary Boyd (North Carolina). Mary was born 0___ 1790, (Rowan County) North Carolina; died CIRCA 1855, (Van Buren County, Tennessee). [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Boyd was born 0___ 1790, (Rowan County) North Carolina; died CIRCA 1855, (Van Buren County, Tennessee).
    Children:
    1. Sarah "Sallie" Hillis was born 0___ 1811, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 0___ 1865, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. James Hillis, Jr. was born 29 Mar 1813, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 8 Feb 1816, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Old Rocky Cemetery, Warren County, Tennessee.
    3. Mary Hillis was born 2 May 1815, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); died 21 Jul 1835, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Old Rocky Cemetery, Warren County, Tennessee.
    4. Archibald Hillis was born 0___ 1818, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1887, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Arch Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Anna Hillis was born 11 Apr 1819, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 9 Oct 1854, Madison County, Arkansas.
    6. Oliver Hillis was born 0___ 1823, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); died 0___ 1897, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    7. William W. Hillis was born 15 Jan 1825, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); died 15 Oct 1848, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Old Rocky Cemetery, Warren County, Tennessee.
    8. Isabelle "Ibby" Hillis was born 0___ 1828, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died Bef 1858, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    9. Elizabeth Hillis was born 31 Oct 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 18 Feb 1915, (Bledsoe County, Tennessee); was buried , Rainey Cemetery, Bledsoe County, Tennessee.
    10. 2. Robert Hillis was born 0___ 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1885, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    11. Eliza Hillis was born 18 Jan 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 14 Feb 1908, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  3. 6.  (Henry) Overturf was born , (Warren County, Tennessee) (son of Richard Overturf and (Delila LNU)).

    (Henry) married Mary "Polly" LNU (Tennessee). Mary was born 1815, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Mary "Polly" LNU was born 1815, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. 3. Frances "Franky" Overturf was born 0Jul 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1905, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , (Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee).
    2. Richard Overturf\Scott was born 0___ 1834, (Warren County) Tennessee.
    3. Henry Overturf was born 1836, (Warren County) Tennessee.
    4. Margaret Overturf was born 1837-1840, Warren County, Tennessee.
    5. Sarah Overturf was born 1844, Warren County, Tennessee.
    6. Mary Ann "Polly Ann" Overturf was born 1847, Warren County, Tennessee.
    7. William Overturf was born 1842 OR 1848, Warren County, Tennessee; was buried , Riverside Cemetery, McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Hillis was born 0___ 1760, Frederick County, Virginia (son of Samuel Hillis, The Immigrant and Anne Luckey); died 20 Jul 1836, Scott County, Kentucky.

    John married unnamed spouse (Virginia). unnamed was born , (Virginia). [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  unnamed spouse was born , (Virginia).
    Children:
    1. Isabelle "Ibbie" Hillis was born 27 Nov 1778, (Rowan County) North Carolina; died 3 Oct 1872, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Phronie Boyd Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. 4. James Hillis was born 0___ 1782, (Rowan County) North Carolina; died 0___ 1858, Rocky River, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. Isaac Hillis, Sr. was born 30 Oct 1787, (Scott County) Kentucky; died 10 Mar 1876, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Blackstone O. Hillis Cemetery, Rocky River, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  3. 12.  Richard Overturf was born (BEFORE 1791).

    Richard — (Delila LNU). (Delila was born 0___ 1770, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  4. 13.  (Delila LNU) was born 0___ 1770, North Carolina.
    Children:
    1. 6. (Henry) Overturf was born , (Warren County, Tennessee).


Generation: 5

  1. 16.  Samuel Hillis, The Immigrant was born 0___ 1707, Londonderry, Ireland (son of John Hillhouse and Rachel LNU); died 7 Aug 1782, Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina; was buried , Thyateria Presbyterian Cemetery, Rowan County, North Carolina.

    Samuel married Anne Luckey (Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina). Anne (daughter of Robert Luckey, Sr. and Isabell (Baird)) was born Abt 1730, Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1782, Bourbon County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. 17.  Anne Luckey was born Abt 1730, Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina (daughter of Robert Luckey, Sr. and Isabell (Baird)); died 0___ 1782, Bourbon County, Kentucky.
    Children:
    1. Sampson Hillis was born 20 Aug 1753, (Rowan County, North Carolina); died 18 Nov 1831, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. Robert Hillis was born 13 May 1755, (Rowan County, North Carolina); died 1 Jun 1826, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. 8. John Hillis was born 0___ 1760, Frederick County, Virginia; died 20 Jul 1836, Scott County, Kentucky.


Generation: 6

  1. 32.  John Hillhouse was born ~ 1667, Londonderry, Ireland (son of Abraham Hillhouse and Janet LNU); died 31 Jul 1716, Derry, Ulster, Ireland; was buried , Church of Arclow, Wicklow County, Ireland.

    John — Rachel LNU. Rachel was born 0___ 1667, (Ireland); died 17 Jan 1716, Derry, Cavan, Ireland. [Group Sheet]


  2. 33.  Rachel LNU was born 0___ 1667, (Ireland); died 17 Jan 1716, Derry, Cavan, Ireland.
    Children:
    1. 16. Samuel Hillis, The Immigrant was born 0___ 1707, Londonderry, Ireland; died 7 Aug 1782, Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina; was buried , Thyateria Presbyterian Cemetery, Rowan County, North Carolina.

  3. 34.  Robert Luckey, Sr. was born , Londonderry, Ireland; died 0___ 1754, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

    Robert — Isabell (Baird). [Group Sheet]


  4. 35.  Isabell (Baird)
    Children:
    1. 17. Anne Luckey was born Abt 1730, Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1782, Bourbon County, Kentucky.


Generation: 7

  1. 64.  Abraham Hillhouse was born Bef 1639, Scotland; died 0___ 1689, (Londonderry, Ireland).

    Abraham — Janet LNU. Janet was born , Scotland. [Group Sheet]


  2. 65.  Janet LNU was born , Scotland.
    Children:
    1. 32. John Hillhouse was born ~ 1667, Londonderry, Ireland; died 31 Jul 1716, Derry, Ulster, Ireland; was buried , Church of Arclow, Wicklow County, Ireland.