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Stillman Early Origins



The surname Stillman was first found in Essex where one of the first records of the name was Robert Stegelman who was listed there in 1270. John Stileman was also listed in Essex in the Subsidy Rolls in 1327. In the same year John Stighelman was listed in the Subsidy Rolls of Sussex. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
Bardsley claims the name originally was "a local name as in 'the stileman,' is the man who lived as the stile. " [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

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Stillman Spelling Variations


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Stillman Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Stillman, Stilman, Styleman, Stylman, Styllman and many more.

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Stillman Early History


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Stillman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stillman research. Another 277 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1111, 1181, 1443, 1565, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Stillman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stillman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stillman Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Stillman Notables 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:

Stillman Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • George Stillman, who arrived in Massachusetts in 1683
  • Johan Stillman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1693
  • Jonas Stillman, who arrived in Delaware in 1693
  • Peter Stillman, who landed in Delaware in 1693

Stillman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Stillman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1793

Stillman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J D B Stillman, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1849

Stillman Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Private. George Adam Stillman U.E., (Dillman) (b. 1749) born in Germany who settled in Parrsborough [Parrsboro], Nova Scotia c. 1783 he served in the 84th Regiment 2nd Battalion 5th Company, married to Sarah having 10 children, he died in 1852 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stillman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stillman (post 1700)



  • Frank Stillman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1952 (alternate), 1956
  • Ellicott R. Stillman, American Republican politician, Postmaster at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1898-1906
  • David L. Stillman, American Republican politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from North Stonington; Elected 1946
  • Charles H. Stillman, American politician, Mayor of Plainfield, New Jersey, 1873-74
  • Andrea L. Stillman, American Democrat politician, Member of Connecticut State Senate 20th District; Elected 2008, 2010
  • Allyn S. Stillman, American Republican politician, Mayor of Hartford, Connecticut, 1864-66; Defeated (Union), 1866
  • Albert H. Stillman, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for New York State Senate 23rd District, 1922
  • George Stillman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1980
  • George W. Stillman, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Otsego County, 1824
  • Guy Stillman, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1956
  • ... (Another 15 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Stillman Historic Events


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Stillman Historic Events




Empress of Ireland

  • Mr. Arthur Edward Stillman (1889-1914), Canadian Second Class Passenger from Calgary, Alberta, Canada who was traveling aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking on May 29th 1914

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
  2. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  3. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Other References

  1. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  5. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  7. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  9. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  10. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
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The Stillman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stillman 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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