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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)



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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 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Johan Stillman, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1693 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Jonas Stillman, who arrived in Delaware in 1693 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Peter Stillman, who landed in Delaware in 1693 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Stillman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Stillman, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1793 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Stillman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J D B Stillman, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1849 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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 [4]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




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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. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  4. ^ 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. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  4. 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.
  5. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  6. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
  7. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  8. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  11. ...

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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