Looking for the parents of John Bill(The parents may be William Bill(1727-1785,Alton,Staffordshire),and Mary (nee Walton). Another son Robert Bill (??-1827 d.Alton) is likely, the husband of Mary Robinson,mentioned in the Will of Thomas Dafford abt. 1810,mentioned by John Norris-no relation- in a Bill postingon this site. My John Bill has a Robt. Bill as a witness to his will of 1822. A witness at John's marriage to Alice Piggot in Newcastle under Lyme, was Thomas Bill who appears to have married a Sarah Booth in 1790. Thomas may be the father of Sarah Bill, baptized in Stone in 1791. John Bill had his nephew John Bill of Black Lion, now Trent Vale as an executor of his will and as trustee for his three daughters: Ann Adams wife of Clement Wm Adams,Mary Dean[Dain],wife of John Dain,and Eliza Bill.[later the wife of Thomas Eardley}. Robert Bill appears to have had three daughters in Stone from Sarah (unknown),a previous wife. John Bill (circa 1756-1822) appears to have had a sister Mary who married a Thomas Andrews. The Andrews lived in Middlewich,Cheshire. A William Bill and Mary appear to have had numerous other children in Trentham. William Bill had interests in assorted flint mills. William Bill's brothers, Robert and Charles operated a Lime Stone quarry at Cauldon Low.