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Wills Genealogy & History

Wills is an English patronymic surname from the first name Will, a diminutive of William. William comes from the Germanic roots wil, meaning will, and helm, for protection. It may also come from the West Saxon wiell/wiella, Old English well/wella, and Middle English will, which means stream or spring and would have been used to indicate someone living near one. Wills family history begins with Walt Wille, noted in the Curia Rolls of Norfolk in 1207. Notable members of Wills genealogy include Vermont Governor and Lieutenant Governor William Wills, British actress Anneke Wills, and British explorer William John Wills.


Wills Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Jeanne Wills-- --, 1925May 12,2003IL
Bainbridge Wills-- --, 1902June ,1975NY
C Kenneth Wills-- --, 1928June ,1984NY
D Rosann Wills-- --, 1917March 19,2006IA

Wills Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eannie Wills-- --, 1906November 13,2004Madisonville,KY
Fannie Wills-- --, 1917May 8,1993Madison,ME
Gae Wills-- --, 1948September 4,2003Las Vegas,NV
H Dean Wills-- --, 1924March 5,2007Lancaster,OH

Wills Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arthur WillsBetty FayOctober 21,1967Wake, NC
Carl WillsJanet ThompsonAugust 25,1962Wake, NC
Gary WillsBrenda HamiltonJune 8,1986Wake, NC
John WillsKatherine OdonnellOctober 14,1931Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Wills

1050th: Emery1051st: Branch
1052nd: Wolff1053rd: Arthur
1054th: Hagen1055th: Head
1056th: Steiner1057th: Santiago
1058th: Maldonado1059th: Burt

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