From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
William Brownbill was a miner in Ballarat, <1851>.
The suburb of Brown Hill, is named after him, as it was a corruption of the name Brownbill's Diggings.
- ↑ http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~carrick/Ballarat%20a%20to%20b.html accessed 15 March 2013.
- ↑ City of Ballarat, 5 January 2012. Roads and Open Space Index, pg. 3, Ballarat: City of Ballarat
--Beth Kicinski 14:22, 28 August 2014 (EST)