African Americans

Buried Truth: Pete Hill’s family roots run long and deep in Virginia soil, part 2

Photo of Reuben W. Hill believed to be the father of John Preston “Pete” Hill courtesy of West Virginia archives The Hills William and Betty Hill of Madison County, perhaps members of the well-known, lighter-skinned Hill family of Culpeper and Madison, settled in the Buena area as early as 1870. Migrating with them were numerous …