Willis Riley Hemingway

Willis Riley Hemingway (1847 - 1913)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Willis Riley Hemingway
Born in Plymouth, Connecticutmap
Husband of — married in Kane, Illinois, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died in Chicago Cook County Illinoismap
Hemingway-279 created 30 Nov 2011 | Last modified
This page has been accessed 262 times.



This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.


1850 US census Plymouth, Litchfield, CT - Allen Hemingway, 42 yrs, merchant with Harriet 31 yrs, Rodney A 15 yrs, Mary A 13 yrs, Roselin 11 yrs, Geo R 8 yrs, Anson T 6 yrs, Willis R 2 yrs, Harriet 2 months, Mary Ryan 17 yrs, Lucretia Smith 65 yrs

1860 US census Leyden, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 51 yrs, farmer, with Harriett 40 yrs, Rosalia 20 yrs, George 18 yrs, Anson 15 yrs, Willis R 12 yrs, Harriet 9 yrs, Lucretia SMITH 75 yrs - all born Connecticut

1870 US census Leyden, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 62 yrs, farmer, with Harriett 51 yrs, Willis R 22 yrs, Harriet 19 yrs, Lucretia SMITH 85 yrs - all born Connecticut

1880 US census Norwood Park, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 71 yrs farmer, with wife Harriet 60 yrs, next family is Willis 32 yr farmer with wife Mary 27 yrs


  • WikiTree profile Hemingway-279 created through the import of hemingway.ged on Nov 30, 2011 by Stephen Hemingway. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Stephen and others.

roberts.GED Import: Oct 11, 2001 monicalp.ged Import: Sep 30, 2001


Willis was born in 1848. He is the son of Allen Hemingway and Harriet Tyler. [1]

This profile is a collaborative work-in-progress. Can you contribute information or sources?


  1. First-hand information as remembered by Nalani Marie Kupau Briggs, Monday, May 12, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

[1] 1850 United States Federal Census shows parents and siblings of Willis R Hemingway

See also: [2] 1880 United States Federal Census about Willis Hemingway

See also: [3] Findagrave.com Willis R Hemingway

See also: [4] Kankakee County, Illinois Death Index, 1870-1992 about Willis Hemingway

See also: [5] Heminway Family Tree

More: Family Tree & Genealogy Tools

Sponsored by MyHeritage

Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

Do you have a GEDCOM? Login to have every name in your tree searched. It's free (like everything on WikiTree).

Sponsored by MyHeritage

No known carriers of Willis's ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA have taken yDNA or mtDNA tests and no close relatives have taken a 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or Family Tree DNA "Family Finder" test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Family Tree DNA.

Images: 1
Willis Hemingway Image 1
Willis Hemingway Image 1

  • Login to edit this profile.
  • Private Messages: Contact the Profile Managers privately: Stephen Hemingway and Nalani Marie Kupau Briggs. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
  • Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for anything directed to the wider genealogy community.)

There are no public comments yet.

Willis is 19 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 29 degrees from Bob Dylan, 22 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 20 degrees from Michael Phelps and 20 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

H  >  Hemingway  >  Willis Riley Hemingway