When Rebecca Ogden Mills was born on 12 March 1791, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, Maj John Reading Mills, was 26 and her mother, Mary "Polly" Halstead, was 28. She died on 27 January 1809, in her hometown, at the age of 17, and was buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.
English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .
English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.
Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.