Stalder Family History

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Stalder Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German stalde ‘steep path’, ‘steep slope’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a steep slope, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, as for example Stalden in Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Staller, Stader, Stauder, Staiger, Sander, Stiller, Staker, Staley

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Stalder Family Origin

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Stalder Family Occupations

What did your Stalder ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stalder. 14% of Stalder men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Stalder women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stalder were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    7%
  • Secretary
    7%
  • Waitress
    6%
  • Teacher
    5%

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

Stalder Historical Records

What Stalder family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Stalder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stalder 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stalder. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Stalder. For the veterans among your Stalder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stalder Life Expectancy

What is the average Stalder lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stalder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stalder in 1956 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stalder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stalder 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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