Mary Mills

1765–
Westfield, Union, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

Mary Mills was born in 1765, in Westfield, Union, New Jersey, United States. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Benjamin Willcocks.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Willcocks
1765–
Mary Mills
1765–
Benjamin Wilcox
1795–1833
Eliza Ann Wilcox
1798–1822
Mary Wilcox
1799–

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Children

(3)

World Events (8)

1776
Age 11
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1794
Age 29
Formed Jan 27, 1794
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 35
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

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’.

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

Possible Related Names

Milles
Mill
Millis

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  • Robertson-Olsen Family Tree

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