Last name: HILLS

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HILLS : This last name is indexed 234,631 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HILLS : English: variant of Hill with genitival -s if a relationship name attested in Matilda Hilles 1327 (Somerset) where the genitival form may signify widowhood; or with plural -s if habitational attested in Johanne de Hyles 1379 (Bickerstaffe Lancashire) and Ricardo del Hyles 1379 (Great Eccleston Lancashire); or with post-medieval excrescent -s probably the most common form.

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