When Thomas Hills was born on 19 June 1862, in Great Staughton, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Lewis Hills, was 32 and his mother, Caroline Bosworth, was 32. He married Mary Ellen Ball on 9 July 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 9 July 1923, in Glencoe, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Coalville Cemetery, Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.
English: variant of Hill with genitival -s if a relationship name, attested in Matilda Hilles, 1327 (Somerset), where the genitival form may signify widowhood; or with plural -s if habitational, attested in Johanne de Hyles, 1379 (Bickerstaffe, Lancashire), and Ricardo del Hyles, 1379 (Great Eccleston, Lancashire); or, with post-medieval excrescent -s, probably the most common form.
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