When Gottlieb Illing was born about 1740, in Rödlitz, Lichtenstein, Kreis Chemnitzer-Land, Saxony, Germany, his father, Johann Georg Illing, was 19 and his mother, Maria Elisabeth Vogel, was 14. He married Eva Rosina Mehlhornin about 1765, in Rödlitz, Lichtenstein, Kreis Chemnitzer-Land, Saxony, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died about 1800, at the age of 62.
English: from the Middle English personal name Illing, Hilling (Old English Illing, of uncertain origin). Illing is Middle English for ‘the act of treating badly’, which does not seem formally appropriate.
German: habitational name from any of several places called Illingen.
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