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Stigers Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch Steygers, Stygers, which may be a metonymic occupational name for a scaffolder, from Middle Dutch ste(i)ger ‘step’, ‘stairs’, ‘scaffold’, or alternatively a habitational name from Stegers (French Estaires) in French Flanders. In Limburg this is a topographic name for someone who lived by an ascending track, from a derivative of stege, steeg ‘(steep) path’.

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


Similar surnames: Stivers, Steger, Seiger, Stier, Steiger, Stiger, Staiger, Stiles

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Stigers Family Origin

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Stigers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cooper & Farmer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Stigers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Stigers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stigers family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stigers.

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