Hill Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning
Hill Surname Origin
(Origin Scottish and English) One who lives on or near a hill, derived from Old English hyll. German. A corruption of German hild meaning battle.
Source: A dictionary of English and Welsh surnames : with special American instances. ; Bardsley, Charles Wareing Endell,. London. H. Frowde. 1901.
Hill Surname Meaning and Family Facts
Hill Last Name Meaning
Search the FREE Ancestry.com Name Dictionary.
There is more to
Hill family history than the origin of your surname:
Start your Genealogy to find your personal Hill family ancestry. It's easy to get started. Just begin your family tree with what you already know. Learn More.
A Hill Family History Thought:
'A family without a genealogy is like a country without a history' --Ancient Chinese Proverb
To find additional surnames, choose the first letter of surname:
It's Easy to Start your Family Tree
Genealogy Records Search
Search for your ancestors by record type.
Search by Location
Search for your ancestors by country.
Free genealogy resources: charts, lessons, software, databases, look ups, relationship charts, form letters, translation services.
Ancestry.com Coupons & Deals
Special offers, coupons, coupon codes, discounts, sales & deals
Find your family in the free online databases of digitized original world-wide records.
© 1997 - 2015 SearchforAncestors.com All rights reserved.
Search Hint: If you searched for Hill geneology, Hill geneaology, you have probably mistyped the word genealogy.
You will get the best search results if you double-check your spelling. Be sure to search for
Hill ancestor not ansestor or ancester; ancestry, not ancestory or ancestery. Surname is the preferred spelling, but sometimes you may see alternate spellings sirname and sirename.