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Stowell History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Stowell family


The surname Stowell was first found in Somerset where they were Lords of the manor of Cothelston and held a family seat at that location centuries before the Norman Conquest of England in 1066 A.D.

Early History of the Stowell family


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Stowell Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Stowell, Stowel, Stowle, Stole and others.

Early Notables of the Stowell family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Stowell family to Ireland


Some of the Stowell family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Stowell family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Stowell Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Samuel Stowell, who arrived in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1635 [1]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)
  • Samuel Stowell, who settled in Hingham Massachusetts in 1640
  • Ralph Stowell who settled in Virginia in 1641
  • Ralph Stowell, who landed in Virginia in 1641 [1]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)
  • Jonath Stowell, who arrived in Virginia in 1652 [1]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)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Stowell Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Barth Stowell, who landed in Virginia in 1705 [1]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)
  • Caleb Stowell, who arrived in South Carolina in 1728 [1]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)
  • Caleb Stowell, who settled in South Carolina in 1728

Stowell Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • L Stowell, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1851 [1]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)
  • C. Stowell settled in San Francisco, California in 1862

Stowell Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • George Stowell, who landed in Arkansas in 1903 [1]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)

Contemporary Notables of the name Stowell (post 1700)


  • M. Louise Stowell (1861-1930), American painter, illustrator, craftsperson, and teacher
  • Joe Stowell (b. 1926), American basketball coach and broadcaster
  • Thomas Blanchard Stowell (1846-1927), American educator, founding dean of the University of Southern California's School of Education (1918)
  • William Stowell (1885-1919), American silent film actor who died in a train crash in South Africa en route to a filming location
  • Tina Stowell, Baroness Stowell of Beeston, Conservative member of the House of Lords
  • Thomas Edmund Alexander Stowell CBE (1885-1970), British physician
  • Lloyd Stowell Shapley (1923-2016), American mathematician and Nobel Prize-winning economist
  • Charles Stowell Marriott (1895-1966), nicknamed "Father", an English cricketer, who played first-class cricket for Lancashire, Cambridge University and Kent
  • William Stowell Tilton (1828-1889), American businessman and soldier who led a regiment in the Battle of Gettysburg
  • Thomas Stowell Phelps (1822-1901), United States Navy officer, eponym of the destroyer USS Phelps (DD-360)

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)

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