Andrew Jackson Still

24 June 1857–12 January 1929 (Age 71)
Decatur, Iowa, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Still was born on 24 June 1857, in Decatur, Iowa, United States, his father, John Dillard Still, was 48 and his mother, Elizabeth Henson, was 38. He married Malinda Rosanne Willson about 1875. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Tomahawk, Searcy, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Long Creek Township, Carroll, Arkansas, United States in 1900. He died on 12 January 1929, in Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Still
Malinda Rosanne Willson
Marriage: about 1875
William Dennings Still
Lucinda Elizabeth Still
James Still
Nancy Jane Still
Mary Magdelene Still
Ida May Still
Henry Clay Still
Florence Rosella Still
Anthony Toby Still
Harris Still

Spouse and Children

about 1875


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Parents and Siblings

    John Dillard Still





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World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 19

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 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’.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish trap in a river, from Middle English still, stell ‘fish trap’.3 German: habitational name from a place so named, in Alsace, near Strasbourg.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew H Still in household of John Still, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew H P Still in household of John Still, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Andy Still in household of Leucinda Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"

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