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Bills Family History

Bills Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. In some cases at least it is a derivative of Dutch bijl ‘axe’; in other cases it is clearly of English origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

375,743 Historical Documents with Bills on Ancestry.com
76,910 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,712 Military Records
3,029 Immigration Records
52,385 Census and Voter Lists
231,707 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bills Families

  • Number of Bills families
     65 - 127
     22 - 64
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bills families
     82 - 162
     28 - 81
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Bills families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bills census records

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Bills Family Origin

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Bills Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Bills

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Bills Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bills census records

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Bills Civil War Service Records

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