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Stober Name Meaning

North German (Stöber): variant of Stöver (see Stoever). German: nickname from Slavic stobor ‘fighter’. German (Stöber): from Middle High German stöuber ‘hunting dog’, possibly a metonymic occupational name for someone who bred or cared for hunting dogs or a nickname for someone who resembled one.

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


Similar surnames: Stuber, Kober, Steber, Steer, Stier, Stover, Steuer, Tober, Stoeber

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Stober Family Origin

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Stober Family Occupations

What did your Stober ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Barber were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Stober. 30% of Stober men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Stober women worked as a Barber. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stober were Cardeur and Tailoress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Commis
    10%
  • Marchande
    10%
  • Cardeur
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Barber
    34%
  • Cardeur
    34%
  • Tailoress
    34%

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

Stober Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Stober. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stober 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stober. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stober. For the veterans among your Stober ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stober Life Expectancy

What is the average Stober lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Stober life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Stober in 1957 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stober

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stober 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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