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Where did the English Stancil family come from? What is the English Stancil family crest and coat of arms? When did the Stancil family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Stancil family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stanshall, Stanshale, Stanshill, Stanshull, Stansholl, Stanhill, Stanhull, Stanall and many more.
First found in Berkshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stancil research. Another 318 words(23 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487, 1510, and 1600 are included under the topic Early Stancil History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Stancil Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Wm. Stansell, who came to Virginia in 1678; John Stansell, who arrived in Virginia in 1683; as well as H. Stansell, who arrived in New York, NY in 1860..
The Stancil Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stancil Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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