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Stuhler Name Meaning

German (also Stühler): occupational name for a chair maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stuol ‘chair’, or a topographic name for someone who lived in a place known as a Stuhl, from the same word in the transferred sense ‘area of raised land’.

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


Similar surnames: Stohler, Stahler, Spuhler, Stoller, Stuhl, Stadler, Stabler, Tuller

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Where is the Stuhler family from?

You can see how Stuhler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stuhler family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Stuhler families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Stuhler family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Stuhler's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Stuhler families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stuhler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stuhler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Stuhler. 34% of Stuhler men worked as a Laborer.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Salesman
    20%
  • Golf Professional
    20%
  • Clerk
    14%
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What Stuhler family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stuhler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stuhler 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 422 immigration records available for the last name Stuhler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Stuhler. For the veterans among your Stuhler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stuhler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Stuhler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Stuhler in 1963 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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