Bessie Hutchings born 3/1861 England, immigrated 1889, widowed by 1900, she married (2) David Richards

Spouse: William J. HILL  born circa 1858, England, died 3/1900 buried 3/14/1900 age 42 buried Nanticoke Cemetery PA

Children: William ; Harry born 9/1897 PA died CT; Annie born 10/1884 Eng; Lillie born 10/1889 PA; Bessie born 3/1892 PA; Robert born 6/8/1895 PA, 5' 61/2", brown eyes black hair,  married Helen Sabulski, died 10/3/1958, Nanticoke Cemetery


William John HILL born 3/16/1879 [death certificate], Cornwall, England, died 7/5/1944, Nanticoke, Luzerne, PA, arrived in US 1889, 6'2" 180 lb, eyes gray, dark complexion; in 1900 driver in mines, foreman mines when died

Spouse:    Mabel Chamberlain born 1887, died 1962

Children: Bessie born 1912 died 12/1983 Wilkes Barre; Helen born 10/23/1924 died 10/31/1980 Salem, NJ; Lillian born 1907 died Nanticoke; Mabel born 1918; William born circa 1910 died 1967


William John Hill Death Certificate

1900 Census Nanticoke, Borough Ward 5, Luzerne PA: Bessie Hill, born 3/1861 England, parents born England, Widowed,  mother of 8 six living, immigrated 1889, rent home; William, son, born 10/1880 England, age 19 single, parents born England, driver (mines), out of work 6 months; Annie daughter born 10/1884 England, age 16, domestic; Lillie, daughter, born 10/1889 PA, parents born England, at school 9 months, Bessie, daughter, born 3/1892 PA age 8, parents born England, at school 9 months;  Robert son, born 6/1895 PA, parents born England, age 5; Harry son, born 9/1897 PA age 3 parents born England; all read, write, speak England except youngest 2

1903 City Directory Nanticoke PA: Bessie Hill  Widow William, W Union corner Maple

1910 Census Nanticoke: David L. Richards, born Wales, parents born Wales, age 48 immigrated 1865, married 7 years, 2nd marriage, speak Hinglish, miner at coal mine, out of work 20 weeks, rent home, can read and write; Bessie wife age 49 born England,  immigrated 1889, 2nd marriage, married 7 years, had 5 children 5 living, speak England can read and write; William Hill son age 29, born England, parents born England,  immigrated 1889, married once, 3 years, laborer coal mines out of work 10 weeks, can read and write speak English; Robert Hill age 14 born PA, parents born ENG; Bessie Hill, daughter age 18, born PA, parents born Eng; Harry Hill son age 12 born PA, parents born ENG; Stanley Richards son age 18, born PA, parents born Wales, laborer hose factory; Maria Dilling, sister-in-law,  born Eng parents born Eng, age 54, 2 children 1 alive, washerwoman residential; Edwin Dilling age 23 born England, parents born England, laborer coal mine, out of work 0 weeks

1920 Census Nanticoke, Luzerne PA; David Richards age 58 born Wales 1862, rent home, immigrated 1863, rood cleaner coal mines; Bessie wife age 59, born England 1862, immigrated 1888; Robert Hill step son age 25 born PA, rood cleaner coal mines

????? Is this Bessie Hutchings family: England & Wales Census 1871 Calstock, Cornwall, Devonshire: Alice Stile daughter F, 1; William Hutchings self, M, 52; Kezia Hutchings wife, F, 47; John Hutchings son, M, 21; Henry Hutchings son, M 16; Maria Hutchings daughter, F, 14; Bessie Hutchings daughter, F, 10; all born Calstock, Cornwall.