Stan Family History

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Stan Name Meaning

Romanian: unexplained. Possibly from a shortened form of the Slavic personal name Stanislav (see Stanislaw).

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

Similar surnames: Stano, Stas, Swan, Stanke, Ulan, Shan, Tan, Ban, Oran, Stine

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Stan Family Origin

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Stan Family Occupations

What did your Stan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Stan. 50% of Stan men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Cultivateur
  • Agent

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

Stan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Stan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stan 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Stan. 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 21,000 military records available for the last name Stan. For the veterans among your Stan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stan Life Expectancy

What is the average Stan lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Stan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Stan in 1960 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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