Stephen Stills

2008 EMMY Creative Arts Awards - Arrivals

Stills in 2008, photo by

Birth Name: Stephen Arthur Stills

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 3, 1945

Ethnicity: English, some German, Swiss-German, and Scottish

Stephen Stills is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He is known for his work with the bands Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills & Nash (& Young), with David Crosby, Graham Nash, and Neil Young.

Stephen is married to executive producer and autism awareness activist Kristen Stills. Among his children is a son with his former wife, singer and songwriter VĂ©ronique Sanson; and a daughter with his former wife, Thai model Pamela Anne Jordan.

Stephen’s paternal grandfather was James William Stills (the son of James F. Stills and Ibba Isabella Potter).

Stephen’s paternal grandmother was Cora C. Faunce (the daughter of Noah Moody Faunce and Hannah Catherine Reamer). Hannah was the daughter of James Reamer, who had Swiss-German ancestry, and of Mary Ann Kingery.

Stephen’s maternal grandfather was Verner Thomas Collard (the son of John Wesley Collard and Talitha Rebecca Fields).

Stephen’s maternal grandmother was Nellie Stewart Brockett (the daughter of Holmes Leonidus Brockett and Quintilla Wichert Hayes).

Sources: Genealogies of Stephen Stills –

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