Looking for parents of John Hilliard, born about 1790(Boston?); married Hannah Ball in Leverett, Mass., 1811. Had sons Cornelius and Dwight, daughters Elmira (married Thomas Metcalf) Almena (married Josiah Jewett), Julia (married Edmond T. Clark). Records for Hadley, Mass. burned. Lived in Hadley and Sunderland. Wife Hannah by herself in 1850 in Hadley with son Dwight. Was he connected to Hilliards of Windsor, CT? Hannah died in Northfield Mass.