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Stiehl Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for someone who made tool handles, from Middle High German stil ‘stalk’, ‘handle’.

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


Similar surnames: Stiel, Biehl, Stier, Strahl, Stahl, Stiefel, Stehr, Stuhl, Kiehl

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Stiehl Family Origin

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Stiehl Family Occupations

What did your Stiehl ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stiehl. 9% of Stiehl men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Stiehl women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stiehl were Proprietor and Auditing Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    5%
  • Proprietor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    15%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Office Clerk
    6%
  • Auditing Clerk
    3%

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

Stiehl Historical Records

What Stiehl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stiehl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stiehl 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 755 immigration records available for the last name Stiehl. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Stiehl. For the veterans among your Stiehl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stiehl Life Expectancy

What is the average Stiehl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stiehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Stiehl in 1962 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stiehl

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