The Mills name
The Mills name is an English and Scottish occupational surname.
Mills name variations and common misspellings
Miles, Mille, Mells, Milles
Mills in the United States
Mills ranked 182 of 1,000 of the top surnames on the 2010 U.S. Census.
According to Ancestry.com, in 1880, 39% of Mills in the United States were farmers. Ancestry's records listing the name Mills include 7 million historical documents, 2 million birth, marriage, and death records, 228,000 military records, 218,000 immigration records, 1 million census and voter lists, and 3 million member trees.