Stauff Family History

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Stauff Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of beakers, from Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, or a topographic name from the same word used with refence to a beaker-shaped hill, or a habitational name from a place named with this word (see Stauffer).

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


Similar surnames: Stauffer, Staff, Schuff, Stauch, Hauff, Staple, Stoff, Stapf, Staude

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Stauff Family Origin

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Stauff Family Occupations

What did your Stauff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stauff occupation in the USA was County Clerk. 18% of Stauff's were County Clerks. County Clerk, Retired and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stauff. A less common occupation for the Stauff family was Docktress.

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  • County Clerk

    18%
  • Retired

    18%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Docktress

    9%

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

Stauff Historical Records

What Stauff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stauff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stauff 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 247 immigration records available for the last name Stauff. 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 736 military records available for the last name Stauff. For the veterans among your Stauff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stauff Life Expectancy

What is the average Stauff lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stauff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Stauff in 1962 was 66, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stauff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stauff 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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