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Stull Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant of Stuhl, a metonymic occupational name for a furniture maker, Middle High German stuol ‘chair’, or a topographic name from the same word in the transferred sense ‘area of raised land’.

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


Similar surnames: Stuhl, Still, Stall, Tull, Stell, Stoll, Sult, Sell, Toll, Sturm

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Where is the Stull family from?

You can see how Stull families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stull family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Stull families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 66 Stull families living in Ontario. This was about 90% of all the recorded Stull's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Stull families in 1911.
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What did your Stull ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Stull. 78% of Stull men worked as a Farmer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    78%
  • Labourer
    23%
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Census Records

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Stull. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stull 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stull. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Stull. For the veterans among your Stull ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stull lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Stull in 1944 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

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