Family: James Knox Polk "John Soda" Hillis / Martha A. McCaskey (F7854)

m. 0Feb 1885


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  • Father | Male
    James Knox Polk "John Soda" Hillis

    Born  0Mar 1843  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  0___ 1905  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Phronie Boyd Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  0Feb 1885  [1, 2]  Van Buren County, Tennessee  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Josephine Johnson | F7792 
    Married  30 Nov 1861  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Richard Dixon "Dixon" Hillis | F7865 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mahalia Hale | F7865 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Martha A. McCaskey

    Born  7 Dec 1863  (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jul 1932  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Campbell McCaskey | F8093 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Jane Hutchison | F8093 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Octa Ashley Hillis

    Born  0May 1886  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
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    Spouse  Jonathan L. "Jott" Hillis | F8096 
    Married  12 May 1905  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Emmanuel Hillis

    Born  8 Dec 1890  (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Jul 1964  (New Hope, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaret Elizabeth "Bettie" Hillis | F8097 
    Married    (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Amanda W. Hillis

    Born  0Nov 1891  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1901  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Phronie Boyd Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Minnie Jane Hillis

    Born  22 Jul 1893  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Mar 1945  (Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Moon Cemetery, Owens Cross Roads, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Samuel Levander Hillis | F7981 
    Married  12 Oct 1913  Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Alfred Allison Hillis

    Born  27 Sep 1893  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Nov 1985  (New Hope, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lena Marie Hillis | F8098 
    Married    (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Burnett Atson Hillis

    Born  0Apr 1898  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Jul 1993  Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Male
    Richard Dixon "Dixon" Hillis

    Born  9 Aug 1907  (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  0___ 1929  (Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bob Wade Lane,Madison Co.,AL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lina Mae Bishop | F7636 
    Married  11 Aug 1907  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    May Hillis

    Born  1 May 1907  (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Feb 1944  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  James Hamilton "Jim" Farless | F8099 
    Married    (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] "United States Census - Van Buren County,Tennessee 1900",transcribed by, p. 35.

    2. [S46619] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SRJJ-7FF.