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Stills Early Origins



The surname Stills was first found in Wiltshire where Stille was a tenant listed there prior to the Conquest. [1]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)
The Domesday Book in 1086 A.D. lists Aluuinus Stilla in Hampshire. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
Lefwinus Stille was listed in the Pipe Rolls of 1166 is Sussex and Richard le Stille was listed in the Subsidy Rolls of Worcestershire in 1275. [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
Years later, the Subsidy Rolls of 1332 list John atte Stille in Worcestershire. [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
The Hundredorum Rolls of 1273 list Walter Stille in Oxfordshire.

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Stills Spelling Variations


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Stills Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Stille, Still, Stills, Stillie, Stylle and others.

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Stills Early History


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Stills Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stills research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1300, 1451, 1511, 1591, 1543, 1608, 1593, 1608, 1577 and 1593 are included under the topic Early Stills History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stills Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stills Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stills 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:

Stills Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Robert Stills, who arrived in Maryland in 1664
  • Thomas Stills, who landed in Virginia in 1665

Stills Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Mary Stills, who landed in Virginia in 1702

Stills Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • M. J. Stills, aged 26, who landed in America from Liverpool, in 1892
  • Geo. W. Stills, aged 39, who emigrated to the United States, in 1893

Stills Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • David Stills, aged 55, who settled in America from London, England, in 1910
  • P. M. Stills, aged 21, who emigrated to America, in 1923
  • Percy Stills, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1924

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stills (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stills (post 1700)



  • Jen Stills, American singer and songwriter, daughter of Stephen Stills
  • Kenneth Lee Stills (b. 1963), former American NFL football safety from Oceanside, California
  • Gary Stills (b. 1974), American football linebacker
  • Chris Stills (b. 1974), American musician, son of Stephen Stills
  • Stephen Arthur Stills (b. 1945), American guitarist and singer/songwriter best known for his work with Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills & Nash and Young

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  2. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  3. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)

Other References

  1. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  3. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  6. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  7. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  8. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  9. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
  10. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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The Stills Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stills 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 16 September 2015 at 14:29.

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