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Stires Family History

Stires Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Steers. IGI: 6 English; 1881, UK 0.

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

18,633 Historical Documents with Stires on Ancestry.com
3,850 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
697 Military Records
233 Immigration Records
3,912 Census and Voter Lists
9,941 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Stires Families

  • Number of Stires families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Stires families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Stires last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Stires census records

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Stires Family Origin

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Stires Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Stires

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Stires Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Stires census records

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Stires Civil War Service Records

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