Still family page
Moise Still, born in the Isle of Wight but previously living at Cape Anne in the USA, married Jeanne Le Bosquet in St Brelade in 1873
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Origins of surname
Found in many variations, including those shown below, this name has several possible origins. The most likely are a person who looked after a fish trap – Anglo-Saxon stiell, or someone who was placid, or still.
This family name appears in the St Martin baptism records for 100 years from 1613.
This will created by a member of the Still family is now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, date and reference number shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Alfred Still of The Bristol Hotel, Esplanade, St Helier - 28 April 1948, D/Y/A/119