Stockbridge Family History

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Stockbridge Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Stockbridge, in Hampshire and a lost place in Spofforth in North Yorkshire, or Stock Bridge in Owston, South Yorkshire, and in Brantingham in Humberside. The place name is derived from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’, ‘log’ + brycg ‘bridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Trowbridge, Corbridge, Bridge, Outerbridge, Woodbridge, Akridge

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Stockbridge Family Origin

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Stockbridge Family Occupations

What did your Stockbridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stockbridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Stockbridge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stockbridge family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockbridge.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Fisherman

  • Laborer


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

Stockbridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stockbridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stockbridge 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Stockbridge. 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 Stockbridge. For the veterans among your Stockbridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stockbridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Stockbridge lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Stockbridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stockbridge in 1958 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stockbridge 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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