LEMUEL HILL was born in Starksboro, Vermont. and received a good common school education. He spent his youth
on his father's farm, where he learned economy and the art of farming. In 1861 Mr. Hill left Starksboro to seek
his fortune in the west. After looking over the country and cities in Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota, he bought
the E. 1/2 of the S.E. of Sec. 9 and the W. of the S.W. of Sec. 10, and engaged in farming. He has held the office
of supervisor six years, of assessor two years, and is at present (1882) township treasurer. He has also taught
several winter terms of school in this township but at present is giving his whole attention to farming. He has
accumulated property and invested in farm lands until he now has control of 560 acres of land, lying in the townships
of Pleasant Hill, Homer and Wiscoy.
The History of Winona County
Together with Biographical Matter, Statistics, Etc.
BY: A. T. Andreas
H. H. Hill and Company, Publishers
Winona County, MN
Names A to H
Names I to Y
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906