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Stillman Family History

Stillman Name Meaning
English and German (Stillmann): variant of Still.Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or ornamental name, from German still ‘calm’, ‘quiet’ + Mann ‘man’ (Yiddish shtil + man).

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

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Name Distribution of Stillman Families

  • Number of Stillman families
     132 - 262
     45 - 131
     1 - 44
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Stillman families
     33 - 64
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Stillman last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Stillman census records

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Stillman Family Origin

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Stillman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Stillman

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Stillman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Stillman census records

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Stillman Civil War Service Records

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