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The surname Fill was first found in Provence, in the south west of France, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of the Marseille and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Villages, Villa, Valage, Valade, Valiech, Vella, Flage and many more.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fill research. Another 168 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1535 and 1853 are included under the topic Early Fill History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Fill Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Joh Fill, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1709

Fill Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Fill, who arrived in America in 1832

Fill Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • William Fill landed in Wellington, New Zealand in 1840
  • Robert Fill, aged 36, a farm labourer, arrived in Port Nicholson aboard the ship "Lady Nugent" in 1841
  • Elizabeth Fill, aged 30, arrived in Port Nicholson aboard the ship "Lady Nugent" in 1841
  • Jane Fill, aged 9, arrived in Port Nicholson aboard the ship "Lady Nugent" in 1841
  • Frances Fill, aged 7, arrived in Port Nicholson aboard the ship "Lady Nugent" in 1841
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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    4. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    5. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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    The Fill Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fill Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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