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Still Family History

Still Name Meaning
Scottish, English, and German: nickname for a calm man, from Middle English, Middle High German stille ‘calm’, ‘still’. The German name may also have denoted a (deaf) mute, from the same word in the sense ‘silent’.English: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish trap in a river, from Middle English still, stell ‘fish trap’.German: habitational name from a place so named, in Alsace, near Strasbourg.

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

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Name Distribution of Still Families

  • Number of Still families
     89 - 175
     30 - 88
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Still families
     236 - 469
     79 - 235
     1 - 78
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Still families
     102 - 202
     35 - 101
     1 - 34
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Still Family Origin

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Still Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Still

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Still Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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