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Stallsmith Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Stahlschmidt Stahlschmitt an occupational name for a smith from Middle High German stāl ‘steel’ + smit ‘smith’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Stallman, Goldsmith, Blacksmith, Nesmith, Shoesmith, Smith, Stellman

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Where is the Stallsmith family from?

You can see how Stallsmith families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stallsmith family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Stallsmith families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Stallsmith families living in Ohio. This was about 56% of all the recorded Stallsmith's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Stallsmith families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stallsmith surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stallsmith ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Stallsmith. 30% of Stallsmith men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Stallsmith women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stallsmith were Truck Driver and Clerk. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    24%
  • Buyer
    16%
  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stallsmith. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stallsmith census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 116 immigration records available for the last name Stallsmith. 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 Cards

There are 416 military records available for the last name Stallsmith. For the veterans among your Stallsmith ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stallsmith lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Stallsmith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Stallsmith in 1946 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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