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Where did the German Stuller family come from? What is the German Stuller family crest and coat of arms? When did the Stuller family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Stuller family history?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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stolle, Stol, Stoller, Stole, Stohl, Stolhe and many more.
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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stuller research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1788, 1729, 1614, 1675, 1725 and 1730 are included under the topic Early Stuller History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 71 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stuller Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Stuller Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Stuller Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Stuller Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stuller 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.
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