A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Ames Hill, Vermont
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Ames Hill.
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How Far From Ames Hill to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Ames Hill to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Ames Hill and extending to:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Ames Hill ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Ames Hill. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Susan B. Anthony
Suffragette, activist. She was born in Adams (Massachusetts) on Tueday February 15, 1820 and died in Rochester (New York) on Tueday March 13, 1906 at an age of 86. She was buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery (Monroe County, New York) [Map].
Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta
Author. She was born in Bennington (Vermont) on Saturday November 11, 1815 and died in New York (New York) on Monday March 23, 1891 at an age of 75. She was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx County, New York) [Map].
Helen May Butler
Bandmaster. She was born in Keene (New Hampshire) on Friday May 17, 1867 and died in Covington (Kentucky) on Sunday June 16, 1957 at an age of 90. She was buried at Cemetery of Spring Grove (Hamilton County, Ohio) [Map].
Jack Chesbro (Born as John Dwight Cheesbro)
Professional baseball. He was born in North Adams (Massachusetts) on Friday June 5, 1874 and died in Conway (Massachusetts) on Friday November 6, 1931 at an age of 57. He was buried at Howland Cemetery (Franklin County, Massachusetts) [Map].
Businessman, entrepreneur. He was born in Conway (Massachusetts) on Monday August 18, 1834 and died in New York (New York) on Tueday January 16, 1906 at an age of 71. He was buried at Graceland Cemetery (Macon County, Illinois) [Map].
Ernest Thorwald 'Ernie' Johnson, Sr.
Major League Baseball. He was born in Brattleboro (Vermont) on Monday June 16, 1924 and died on Friday August 12, 2011 at an age of 87.
Religious leader of the Latter Day Saints (LDS). He was born in Whitingham (Vermont) on Monday June 1, 1801 and died in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Wednesday August 29, 1877 at an age of 76. He was buried at Mormon Pioneer Memorial (Utah).
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019