Stahl Family History

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Stahl Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a smith or armorer, from Middle High German stal ‘steel’, ‘armor’.

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

Similar surnames: Staal, Stuhl, Strahl, Stall, Stohl, Stang, Ahl, Stiehl, Stahle, Pahl

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Stahl Family Origin

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Stahl Family Occupations

What did your Stahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Stahl. 71% of Stahl men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Stahl women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stahl were Cementmixer and Retress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Student
  • Cementmixer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Student
  • Housekper
  • Income
  • Retress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Stahl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 97,000 census records available for the last name Stahl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stahl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 33,000 immigration records available for the last name Stahl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 32,000 military records available for the last name Stahl. For the veterans among your Stahl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Stahl lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Stahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stahl in 1942 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stahl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stahl ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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