Stain Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Stain in Lincolnshire, named with Old Norse steinn ‘stone’, ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Stein, Stai, Swain, Stair, Spain, Start, Starin, Sain, Astin, Fain

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Stain Family Origin

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Stain Family Occupations

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  • Book Folder

    20%
  • Brakesman

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • R. R. Section Foreman

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stain family was R. R. Section Foreman. The most common Stain occupation in Canada was Book Folder. 20% of Stain's were Book Folders. Book Folder, Brakesman and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stain.

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Stain Historical Records

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Stain Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Stain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stain in 1954 was 53, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stain

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