Stang Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German stang, German Stange ‘pole’, ‘shaft’, hence a nickname for a tall, thin person, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of wooden shafts for spears and the like, or a metonymic occupational name for a soldier.

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


Similar surnames: Strang, Sang, Spang, Zang, Staub, Spann, Stahl, Swango, Stagg, Stapf

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Stang Family Origin

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Stang Family Occupations

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  • Mill Hand

    100%

In 1881, the most common Stang occupation in Canada was Mill Hand. 100% of Stang's were Mill Hands.

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Stang Historical Records

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Stang Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Stang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stang in 1948 was 44, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stang

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