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Stich Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational nickname for a tailor or cobbler, from Middle High German stich, German Stich ‘stitch’. German: habitational name from two manors so named near Düsseldorf and Mülheim. Czech: variant of Štícha (see Sticha).

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


Similar surnames: Sticht, Still, Stice, Stier, Stock, Storch, Stauch, Strick, Speich

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Where is the Stich family from?

You can see how Stich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stich family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Stich families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 4 Stich families living in British Columbia. This was about 80% of all the recorded Stich's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Stich families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stich surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stich ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Stich. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Stich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stich census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stich. 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 Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Stich. For the veterans among your Stich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stich lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Stich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Stich in 1946 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

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