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What nationality is the Hillyer name

What nationality is the Hillyer name

Posted: 19 Nov 2000 7:45PM GMT
Edited: 3 Mar 2002 9:12PM GMT
Where does the Hillyer name orignate from?
Does anyone know if it is dutch,German,English etc. What is the religion of the Hillyer name? Jewish,catholic,ect? Any Hillyers out there
from Brooklyn New York? My gg grandfather
name was William Hillyer and his wife Mary.

Thanks for any info and Happy Thanksgiving.
Posted: 24 Nov 2000 10:34PM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 6:50AM GMT
I just found out through LDS that my ggg grandmother's name was Mary Hillyer born abt 1782, NYC, NY. She married Martin M. Nevius on 12 Sep 1804 NYC, NY. Have you ever heard of this?

mary hillyer

Posted: 25 Nov 2000 4:25PM GMT
Edited: 3 Mar 2002 9:12PM GMT
No sorry My ggg- grand mother was married to William Hillyer abt. 1870's and had a child
Ida Mary Hillyer who had my great grandmother
out of wedlock in 1892.They came from Brooklyn area. good luck I have hit a dead end with my research.
Posted: 13 Jan 2001 1:32PM GMT
Edited: 28 Jun 2001 11:44PM GMT
Diana, I have done some gen, on Hillyers for my cousin whose grandfather was a Walter Hiller and descended from N.Y. and his natioaality was jewish.Tommie always said her grandfather was jewish. Thanks, Betty

Hillyer name

Posted: 14 Jan 2001 2:07PM GMT
Edited: 3 Mar 2002 9:12PM GMT
Hiller is Jewish however Hill yer is not.
Please let me know if you come across any
info concerning the name Hill yer.
thanks
diana

HILLYER NAME

MELISSA HILLYER ROE (View posts)
Posted: 20 Feb 2001 8:53PM GMT
I AM OR WAS I SHOULD SAY A HILLYER FROM OHIO AND FROM ALL THE THINGS THAT I HAVE READ I BELEIVE THAT IT IS ENGLISH I HAVE SEEN ALOT OF HILLYERS FROM ENGLAND , MY GRANDFATHER SAYS THAT HE BELEVIES THIS TO BE TRUE HAVE YOU HEARD ANYTHING DIFFERENT THAN THIS ?? PLEASE LET ME KNOW. MY E MAIL IS M-MROE@msn.com THANK YOU MELISSA HILLYER - ROE

Re: mary hillyer

Posted: 18 Jul 2002 1:48AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 9 Jun 2005 9:00PM GMT
Hi, I was wondering if your William was born 1867 and died 1921? I have limited info to work with.
Thanks Donna

Re: Mary Hillyer

Kami (View posts)
Posted: 23 Jul 2002 5:46AM GMT
Classification: Query
I was wondering who the parents of your Mary are?

Re: Mary Hillyer

Posted: 2 Mar 2005 4:56PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 28 Jan 2006 6:10AM GMT
Surnames: Morrison, Frye, Nevius, Hillyer
I have no parents for Mary Hillyer. Only that her last name has been passed down in my family for 4 generations as a middle name. She married a Nevius.

Re: What nationality is the Hillyer name

Posted: 12 Aug 2013 5:28PM GMT
Classification: Query
My grandpa's name was Edward Hillyer who married my grandma Helen Hillyer. Edward died in 1989 and my grandma passed away in June of 2011.
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