Stastny Family History

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Stastny Name Meaning

Czech (Št’astný, Št’astnej) and Slovak (Štastný): from a personal name derived from the adjective Št’astný ‘happy’, ‘fortunate’, ‘lucky’, used as a translation of Latin Felix.

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


Similar surnames: Stasny, Stasney, Stas, Santry, Stan, Stasik, Stassen, Stassi, Krasny

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Stastny Family Origin

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Stastny Family Occupations

What did your Stastny ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stastny. 13% of Stastny men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Stastny women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stastny were Machinist and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    19%
  • Maid
    6%
  • Operator
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%

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

Stastny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stastny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stastny 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 908 immigration records available for the last name Stastny. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Stastny. For the veterans among your Stastny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stastny Life Expectancy

What is the average Stastny lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Stastny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Stastny in 1951 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

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