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Spiller Early Origins



The surname Spiller was first found in Buckinghamshire where they held a family seat from ancient times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.

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Spiller Spelling Variations


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Spiller Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Speller, Spiller, Spiler, Speler and others.

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Spiller Early History


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Spiller Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Spiller research. Another 245 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1649, 1591 and 1637 are included under the topic Early Spiller History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Spiller Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Spiller Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Spiller 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:

Spiller Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Oliver Spiller settled in Virginia in 1654
  • John Spiller settled in Maryland in 1663
  • John Spiller, who arrived in Maryland in 1666

Spiller Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Michael Spiller, who arrived in Virginia in 1714

Spiller Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Spiller, who landed in America in 1811
  • Ann Spiller, aged 22, landed in Massachusetts in 1813
  • Samuel Spiller settled in Belfast, Maine in 1822
  • Joseph Spiller arrived in New York city in 1823
  • Heinrich Spiller, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1845
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Spiller Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Robert Spiller arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm
  • Mary Spiller arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm
  • Sarah Spiller arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm
  • Emanuel Spiller arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm
  • Charlotte Spiller arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince Regent" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Spiller (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Spiller (post 1700)



  • Charlie Spiller (b. 1983), American football wide receiver
  • Carlton T. Spiller, American poet, and lawyer, winner of the 2006 American Book Award
  • Bill Spiller (1913-1988), American PGA golfer
  • Clifford " C. J." Spiller Jr (b. 1987), American NFL football running back for the Buffalo Bills
  • Pablo Spiller Ph.D., American Jeffrey A. Jacobs Distinguished Professor in Business and Technology Chair at the University of California (Berkeley)
  • Justin Spiller, American Democrat politician, Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012
  • Carolyn Brown Spiller, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008
  • A. L. Spiller, American politician, Circuit Judge in Illinois 1st Circuit, 1925
  • Michael Spiller (b. 1961), American Primetime Emmy Award winning television director and cinematographer
  • Daniel "Danny" Spiller (b. 1981), English professional footballer
  • ... (Another 7 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Spiller Historic Events


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Spiller Historic Events




HMAS Sydney II

  • Mr. Harold James Spiller (1918-1941), Australian Able Seaman from Balwyn, Victoria, Australia, who sailed into battle aboard HMAS Sydney II on the 19th November 1941 and died during the sinking

HMS Prince of Wales

  • Mr. Bedford Spiller, British Boatswain, who sailed in to battle on the HMS Prince of Wales and survived the sinking
  • Mr. Spiller, British Stoker 1st Class, who sailed in to battle on the HMS Prince of Wales and survived the sinking

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE REGENT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839PrinceRegent.htm

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. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  4. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  7. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  8. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  9. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  10. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
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The Spiller Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Spiller 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 30 March 2016 at 10:49.

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