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Stclair Early Origins



The surname Stclair was first found in Somerset where they held a family seat from ancient times as Lords of the manor of Catherston.

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Stclair Spelling Variations


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Stclair Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Staywell, Stawell, Stawel, Staywel, Stewel and many more.

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Stclair Early History


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Stclair Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stclair research. Another 265 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1350, 1683, 1760, 1910, 1600, 1662, 1st and 1689 are included under the topic Early Stclair History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stclair Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stclair Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stclair Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stclair In Ireland


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Stclair In Ireland



Some of the Stclair family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 79 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Stclair Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Thomas St. Clair, who settled in Baltimore in 1783

Stclair Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • David St. Clair, who settled in Philadelphia in 1855

Stclair Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Urnnie St. Clair, aged 35, who emigrated to America, in 1905
  • Joseph N St. Clair, who settled in America, in 1907
  • Ralph Griffith St. Clair, aged 49, who emigrated to the United States, in 1908
  • Geo. W. St. Clair, aged 2, who settled in America, in 1908
  • Richard St. Clair, aged 40, who landed in America from Glasgow, Scotland, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stclair (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stclair (post 1700)



  • Richard St. Clair (b. 1946), American composer, educator, and pianist
  • Margaret St. Clair (1911-1995), American science fiction writer
  • Malcolm St. Clair (1897-1952), American Hollywood film director, writer, producer and actor
  • Jeffrey St. Clair (b. 1959), American investigative journalist, writer, and editor
  • Brigadier William Howard St. Clair (1892-1977), Commander Royal Artillery 3rd Australian Infantry Division from 1933 to 1939 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, September 8) William St. Clair. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/St._Clair/William_Howard/Australia.html
  • Terry St. Clair (b. 1951), British folk musician, guitarist, and composer
  • Isla St. Clair (b. 1952), Scottish singer and actress
  • Gairy St. Clair (b. 1975), former IBF world junior-lightweight boxing champion

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: En parole Je vis
Motto Translation: I live on the word.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, September 8) William St. Clair. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/St._Clair/William_Howard/Australia.html

Other References

  1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  2. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
  3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  6. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  8. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  10. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
  11. ...

The Stclair Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stclair 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.

This page was last modified on 1 December 2016 at 10:11.

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