Hill Surname History
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- Hill last name meaning & etymology
- Hill spelling & pronunciation
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Hill Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Hill is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hill may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Hill Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Hill come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Hill come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Hill Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Hill change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Hill were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Hill. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hill family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to HillHill 2nd, Hill3, Hilla, Hill A, Hillaaron, Hillab, Hill Abbey, Hillabeer, Hil'la'be'mar'lah, Hillabold, Hillabolt, Hillabond, Hillabran, Hillabrand, Hillabrand-becker, Hillabrandt, Hillabrand thomas, Hillabrant, Hillabrecht, Hillabright
Hill Family Tree
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- Isaac Hill
- William Hill 1800 - 1835
- Mary Polly Carmichael Hill 1803 - 1888
- Pleasant Hill
- Louisa Hill
- James Hill
- William Hill
- Mary Hill
- Virgil Allen Hill 1917 - ?
- Ira Lee Hill