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Rill Early Origins



The surname Rill was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, 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 this region and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived. They were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

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Rill Spelling Variations


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Rill Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Real, Reael, Reaele, Reals, Riel, Rielle, Rill, Rille, Rile, Rele, Relle, Rels, Rhels, Rhelle, Rhel, Riels, Rhels, van Riel, van Rielle, Réal, Reau, Rheaume, Reaumur and many more.

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Rill Early History


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Rill Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rill research. Another 119 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rill History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rill Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rill Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rill 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:

Rill Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Rill, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1765

Rill Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Kaspar Rill, who landed in America in 1855
  • Phil Rill, who arrived in America in 1855
  • Heinr, II Rill, who landed in America in 1855

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rill (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rill (post 1700)



  • William Rill, American politician, Mayor of St. Joseph, Michigan, 1967
  • Willard A. Rill, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916

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Rill Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    7. 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).
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
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    The Rill Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rill 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 10 December 2016 at 15:40.

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