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Stankey Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Stanke. Shortened Americanized form of Polish Stankiewicz or Belorussian Stankevich.

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


Similar surnames: Stanley, Stanke, Pankey, Mankey, Stahley, Sankey, Starkey, Stuckey

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Stankey Family Origin

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Stankey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpet Weaver

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Stankey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Stankey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stankey family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpet Weaver and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stankey.

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Stankey Historical Records

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Stankey Life Expectancy

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