Stillwell Family History

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Stillwell Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English stille ‘calm’, ‘quiet’, + welle ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or possibly a habitational name from a minor place, now lost, of which the first element may have been Old English stigel, stigol ‘stile’, ‘steep place’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sidwell, Elwell, Kidwell, Tidwell, Stockwell, Colwell, Stowell

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Stillwell Family Origin

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Stillwell Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Clerk

    13%
  • Coach Man

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stillwell family was Farm Laborer. The most common Stillwell occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 13% of Stillwell's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Clerk and Coach Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stillwell.

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Stillwell Historical Records

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Stillwell Life Expectancy

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