ancestors from England English Ancestors Find your ancestors from England. See if you are related to royalty. Learn the origin of your English name.

ancestors from Ireland Irish Ancestors Find your ancestors from Ireland. See if you are from noble or highland stock. Learn the origin of your Irish name.

ancestors from Scotland Scotish Ancestors Find your ancestors from Scotland. What clan are you descended from? Learn the origin of your Scottish name.

norwegian ancestors Norwegian Ancestors Find your ancestors from Norway / Denmark. Which of the many kingdoms of Norway was your ancestor from?

french ancestors French Ancestors Search for your French lines in this collection of genealogy and family history databases and resources for France.

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native american ancestors Native American Genealogy Learn how to research your native american genealogy. Learn the areas where different tribes lived and what rolls they are on.

native american ancestors Famous Native Americans Pedigrees, family group charts, burial places of famous native americans.

Genealogist for hire Genealogists for Hire Hire a genealogist who is experienced in native american genealogy.

how to start genealogy research Genealogy Tips and tricks to help you begin your genealogy research. Learn the lingo, where to look,how to set up standard forms.


This genealogy site is focused on the Hill family tree, and related surnames. We also have a second geneology tree for people of native american ethnicity from any tribe in the United States or Canada.

John W. Nordstrom History

Founder of the Nordstrom Department Store chain.

In 1887, 16-year-old John W. Nordstrom left his home in Sweden for the promise of New York City. He arrived with $5 in his pocket, a fifth grade education,  and not a word of English to his name.

Family histories say Northern Cherokee typically aren’t associated with Kansas.

In a just-released book on the Northern Cherokee Nation of the Old Louisiana Territory, a chapter recounts this American Indian tribe’s history in Kansas with stories from over 100 Cherokee families.

Reienes Surname Soundex and Trivia

There are 12 people with the Reienes surname living in Norway in Rogaland county, and 8 in other parts of Norway. There are less than half a dozen Reienes individuals in the United States. There are many surnames spelled Reines, without the extra “e” after the “i.”

Hill Surname Soundex, Meaning, and Ranking

The Soundex Code for the Hill surname is H400. Hill is the 33rd most numerous surname in the United States. Hill is a surname of English origin, meaning (no surprise here) “a person who lived on a hill.” Here is a list of other names that share this soundex code.

Smallwood Surname Soundex, Meaning, and Population Ranking in the US

The Soundex Code for the Smallwood surname is S543. SMALLWOOD ranks 1,811 out of 88,799 family surnames in the United States. The only other name that shares this soundex code is SMELTZER.

Colbert soundex, origin and popularity

The soundex code for the Colbert name is C416. The Colbert name  originates in England, Scotland, or France.

Range soundex, history and popularity

The Range surname is found under Soundex Code R520. Most Range immigrants were from Germany and settled first in Tennessee and later Illinois. There are also variations of the Range surname in France.


feature 1 HILL Genealogy Resources for your Hill family tree research project. Genealogy pedigrees and group sheets back to 1334.

Range buckboard pulled by mules RANGE Ancestors Range family history, census records, passenger lists, obituaries, military rosters, family pedigrees.

Colbert hay farmers COLBERT Ancestors Colbert genealogy records. Advice on searching for family history and genealogy for common names.

Smallwood general store SMALLWOOD Surname Free genealogy information. Smallwood DNA Projects, pedigrees, and pictures.

Hailey pioneers HAILEY History Hailey headstones, cemetery records, pioneer journals. Hailey surname resources.

Reienes immigrants REIENES Descendants Ancestors from Norway and Denmark, alternate name spellings. Where to find immigrant records.
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