Staub Family History

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Staub Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational nickname for a miller, from Middle High German stoup, German Staub ‘dust’. The Jewish surname may also be ornamental.

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

Similar surnames: Taub, Strub, Traub, Straub, Staab, Star, Stang, Stark, Staup, Steeb

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Staub Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Staub name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Staub. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • European Jewish


  • Italy


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Staub Family Origin

Where is the Staub family from?

Staub Family Occupations

What did your Staub ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Staub occupation in Canada was Domestique. 100% of Staub's were Domestiques.

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  • Domestique


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Staub ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Staub Historical Records

What Staub family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Staub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staub 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Staub. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Staub. For the veterans among your Staub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Staub Life Expectancy

What is the average Staub lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Staub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Staub in 1948 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Staub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Staub 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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