Sally Bills


Brief Life History of Sally

When Sally Bills was born in 1808, in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States, her father, Samuel Bills, was 31 and her mother, Eunice Woodworth, was 23. She had at least 1 son with Fillmore. She lived in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States in 1854. She died in 1875, in Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 67.

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Sally Bills
James W Filmore

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Bills in the U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s
  • Sallie Fillmore in entry for James Fillmore, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sally Bills - Individual or family possessions

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Children (1)

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (8)


Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.


Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 22

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): variant of Bill 1 and 2, with, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

Dutch: from bijl ‘axe’, used to denote someone who made or used axes.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Samuel Bill-First Michigan Emmigrant by Beatrice (Mary Van Allen) Bills

Samuel Bills (1777-1840) The First Michigan Emigrant Samuel was the first Bills to immigrate to the Michigan Territory. Land was for sale, and he bought forty acres in Wayne County in 1835. We …

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