When Clark Wickham Mills was born on 19 February 1832, in Goshen, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Shepherd Mills, was 30 and his mother, Huldah Dayton, was 31. He married Julia Sophia Coleman on 28 March 1860, in Essex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in New York, United States in 1870 and Pompton, Passaic, New Jersey, United States in 1880. He died on 5 January 1887, in Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Newark Township, Essex, New Jersey, 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’.
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