The surname Stilts was first found in Silesia, where the name gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Stilts family
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Stilts Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stolc, Sztolc, Stolk, Stoltz, Schtolzer, Stolze, Stolt, Stodlt, Stolter, von Stotzer, Stolte and many more.
Early Notables of the Stilts family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stilts family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Carl Oswald Stolch, who arrived in New York, NY in 1850.