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Milles Early Origins



The surname Milles was first found in Kent where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Norman influence of English history dominated after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. The family name was first referenced in the 13th century when held estates in that shire. They are believed to have been from Millieres, 8 kilometers NW of St.Dauveur-Landelin in Normandy and were a kin of the great Avranches family.

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Milles Spelling Variations


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Milles Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Millais, Milliere, Milleres, Milers, Milliers, Millhouse, Millhus, Millus and many more.

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Milles Early History


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Milles Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Milles research. Another 371 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1327, 1510, 1600, 1455, 1487, 1638, 1720, 1671, 1740, 1675, 1746, 1696, 1705 and 1704 are included under the topic Early Milles History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Milles Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Milles Early Notables (pre 1700)



Outstanding amongst the family at this time was Isaac Milles or Mills (1638-1720), an English cleric from Cockfield, Suffolk; and his son, Thomas Milles (1671-1740), Church of Ireland bishop of...

Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Milles Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Milles Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Tobias Milles, who arrived in Massachusetts in 1643
  • Thomas Milles, who landed in Maryland in 1661
  • Margaret Milles, who landed in Maryland in 1661
  • Mary Milles, who arrived in Virginia in 1664
  • James Milles, who arrived in Virginia in 1664
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Milles Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jose Milles, aged 16, landed in New Orleans, La in 1823
  • Juan Milles, aged 28, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1823

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Contemporary Notables of the name Milles (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Milles (post 1700)



  • May M. Milles, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Pennsylvania State House of Representatives from Allegheny County 12th District, 1926
  • Carl Vilhelm Emil Milles (1875-1955), Swedish/American sculptor

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    2. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    3. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    4. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    5. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    6. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    7. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    9. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    10. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    11. ...

    The Milles Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Milles 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.

    This page was last modified on 14 January 2016 at 09:24.

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