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William S. Hill

farmer , banker

William S. Hill, American farmer, banker. Member South Dakot State Board Agriculture, 16 years, president 12 years; member State Council of Defense, World War. President Mitchell (South Dakot) Board of Education; Mason.; Rotarian.

Background

Hill, William S. was born on June 3, 1863 in Edgar Company, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph H. and Rebecca (Braden) Hill.

Education

Education high school and business college.

Career

Security National Bank, Alexandria, South Dakot, since 1914. President Hill, Taylor Company, agricultural implements, Alexandria. Proprietor Hill’s Riverview Ranch (home of one of the largest and best known herds of Red Polled Cattle in America).

Membership

Member South Dakot State Board Agriculture, 16 years, president 12 years. Member State Council of Defense, World War. President Mitchell (South Dakot) Board of Education.

Mason.; Rotarian.

Connections

Married Ida Kellogg, September 3, 1890 (deceased). Married second, Inez Kelso, September 24, 1914. Children: Joseph L., William B., Emory K., Lawrence M., Robert D., Sherman R. President.

father:
Joseph H. Hill

mother:
Rebecca (Braden) Hill

spouses:
Ida Kellogg

Inez Kelso

children:
Joseph L. Hill

William B. Hill

Emory K. Hill

Lawrence M. Hill

Robert D. Hill

Sherman R. Pres Hill