When Elizabeth Caroline Mills was born in 1837, in Union, North Carolina, United States, her father, Morgan J Mills, was 37 and her mother, Jane Elizabeth Cotton, was 36. She married Charles Washington Maples Sr about 1870, in United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mount Croghan, Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 February 1907, in Pageland, Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Pickens, South Carolina, 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’.