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  • Abiah Wills (1658 - 1732)
    Jedidiah Strong was married to Abiah Ingersoll (daughter of John Ingersoll and Abigail Bascom) on November 8, 1688. Abiah Ingersoll was born on August 24, 1663. She died on November 13, 1732. Jedidiah ...
  • Ada Rickard Wills (1864 - 1921)
  • Ada Lydia Emily Wills (c.1873 - 1893)
  • Albert Frederick Williams Wills (1823 - 1896)
    Albert Frederick Williams Wills was born August 1823 at Calstock, Cornwall, England. Immigrating to New Zealand with his parents in 1842 on the Timandra. Albert married Ann Joll on 26 December 1850 at ...

About the Wills surname

The Wills surname appears to have started as "Atte Wille" which meant "dweller by the stream or spring" with the earliest people of the Wills surname originating in the region of Suffolk, East Anglia.

There is a second branch concentrated in the Devon/Cornwall area however the two branches may be distinct from one another.

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