Henry Joseph Hill (1900 - 1949)

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Henry Joseph Hill
1900 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Henry Joseph Hill was born in 1900. He died in 1949 in Yallourn, Australia at 49 years old.

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Henry Joseph Hill

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Henry Joseph Hill died in 1949 in Yallourn, Australia at age 49. He was born in 1900. We have no information about Henry's family or relationships.
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In 1900, in the year that Henry Joseph Hill was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1913, at the age of merely 13 years old, Henry was alive when ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

In 1928, by the time he was 28 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1939, by the time he was 39 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1949, in the year of Henry Joseph Hill's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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Henry William Hill
around 1911 - Apr 11, 1945
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Henry Thomas Hill
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Henry Thomas Hill
around 1924 - Mar 19, 1945
Henry Tavener Hill
around 1876 - Oct 18, 1914
Henry Sydney Hill
around 1881 - Sep 3, 1916
Henry Ralph Hill
around 1906 - Sep 18, 1944
Henry Oswald William Hill
around 1888 - Oct 21, 1917
Henry Oliver Hill
around 1922 - Mar 15, 1944
Henry M. Hill
Died: Sep 20, 1917
Henry Lewis Hill
around 1919 - Jan 16, 1943
Henry Kenneth Hill
around 1909 - Jul 11, 1944
Henry John Carwardine Hill
around 1910 - Jul 26, 1943
Henry John Hill
around 1906 - Dec 30, 1944
Henry James Hill
around 1891 - Sep 15, 1916
Henry James Hill
around 1909 - May 28, 1940
Henry James Hill
around 1896 - Aug 6, 1915
Henry Herbert Hill
around 1925 - Feb 20, 1946
Henry Hamp Hill
around 1897 - Mar 8, 1916

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1877 - 1949
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Ywonga, Australia
Emily Sarah Osborne Hill
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Laura Jane Hill
1885 - 1950
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Hanna Mccarthy Hill
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Frederick Edward Hill
1873 - 1950
Parkville, Australia
Richard Hill
Parkville, Australia
Grace Cameron Hill
Parkville, Australia
Hubert Vane Hill
1883 - 1950
Adale, Australia
Francis Hill
Adale, Australia
Joanna Flynn Hill
Adale, Australia
Vivian Rose Hill
1895 - 1950
Malvern, Australia
Cherry Edwin Mark Hill
Malvern, Australia
Elizabeth Susan Daly Hill
Malvern, Australia
John Norman Hill
1877 - 1950
Wtown, Australia
John Hill
Wtown, Australia
Pricilla Brain Hill
Wtown, Australia
Geoff Neville Hill
1949 - 1950
Carlton, Australia
Ernest James Hill
Carlton, Australia

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