Hillier Surname History
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Hillier Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Hillier is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hillier may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Hillier Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Hillier come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Hillier originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Hillier Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Hillier were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Hillier. Surnames like Hillier transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hillier family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Hillier Family Tree
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- Phoebe Hillier Cossitt 1720 - 1786
- Phoebe HILLIER Hillyar 1720 - 1786
- John Hillier Hillyar 1610 - 1655
- John Hiller Hillier 1637 - 1729
- Timothy HILLIER Hillyar 1642 - 1672
- Abigail HILLIER Hillyar 1654 - 1672
- Andrew Hillier 1714 - 1714
- Hannah Hillier 1736 - ?
- Nathaniel Hillier 1689 - ?
- Mary Wakefield Hillier 1645 - 1705