Hillis Family History & Genealogy

Find Hillis records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Hillis records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Hillis records

Latest Hillis photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Hillis community on AncientFaces.

Hillis Surname History

The family history of the Hillis last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Hillis:

  • Hillis family history
  • Hillis country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Hillis last name meaning & etymology
  • Hillis spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Hillis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Hillis country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Hillis country of origin. The following is speculative information about Hillis. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Hillis may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hillis may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Hillis Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Hillis meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Hillis. The following is speculative information about Hillis. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Hillis come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Hillis originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Hillis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Hillis spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Hillis. The following is speculative information about Hillis. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Hillis name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Hillis were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Hillis. Last names like Hillis vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over time.

Last names similar to Hillis

Hillisch, Hillischer, Hillisch Von Horn, Hillisckson, Hillisdavid, Hillisey, Hillis-fix-e-Ko, Hillisgeorge, Hillish, Hil-lis-ha-jo, Hillis-ha-jo, Hillisinan, Hillisjr, Hillis-mendez, Hillison, Hillispatrick, Hill-israel, Hilliss, Hillissen, Hillistad

Hillis Family Tree

Find Hillis records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Hillis records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Hillis records

Here are a few of the Hillis genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Hillises

Famous People named Hillis

No has submitted any famous Hillises yet. Click here to add your own.