occupational name for a cattleman, or perhaps a nickname. Some instances of the name are thought to have come from the Viking name Stoti, which likely arrived with the 9th century Norse colonization of Northern England, and Scotland.
Early Origins of the Stote family
Yorkshire, where Gamell Stot was the first listed on the Pipe Rolls of 1166. Over one hundred years later, John Stotte was listed in the Subsidy Rolls of Sussex in 1296. A few years later Elena la Stott was listed in the Colchester Rolls of 1312. This latter reference of great interest as women were rarely listed in any rolls until hundreds of years later.
Early History of the Stote family
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Stote Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stot, Stott and others.
Early Notables of the Stote family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stote family to Ireland
Some of the Stote family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Stote family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Stote Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
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