The Stuller surname comes from the Middle High German/Middle Low German word "stolle," meaning a "support" or "frame." As such, the name may have been an occupational
name for a carpenter, or perhaps a nickname
for a rigid person.
Early Origins of the Stuller family
The surname Stuller was first found in Switzerland
, in the canton of Zurich, where the name Stolle was closely identified in early medieval times with the feudal
society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches in Bavaria
, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Stuller family
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Stuller Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stolle, Stol, Stoller, Stole, Stohl, Stolhe and many more.
Early Notables of the Stuller family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stuller family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Stuller Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Franz Stuller, aged 48, who landed in America, in 1893
- Robert Stuller, aged 36, who emigrated to America, in 1896
- Susa Stuller, aged 19, who landed in America, in 1896
Stuller Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Jokamesia Stuller, aged 32, who landed in America from Sanifer, Austria, in 1909
- Erzsebet Stuller, aged 12, who emigrated to the United States from Parad, Hungary, in 1910
- Anna Stuller, aged 17, who landed in America from Kiralyhelmecz, Hungary, in 1912
- Julia Stuller, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States from Kiralyhelmecz, Hungary, in 1912
- Katarina Stuller, aged 30, who settled in America from Radomirje, Austria, in 1913
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Contemporary Notables of the name Stuller (post 1700)
- Jennifer K. Stuller (b. 1975), American writer, editor, popular culture critic, and historian