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|Meaning:|| Inhabitant of hill or hillside|
Occupation, shapes and set stakes in vineyards.
German: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle High German stickel ‘hill’, ‘slope’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.
In southern Germany, an occupational name for one who shapes and sets stakes in vineyards.
There is a belief (from several sources) that the ancestors of the Pucklechurch Sticklers were three brothers that emigrated from Germany; whether this is rumour or fact has yet to be verified!
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