Staas Family History

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Staas Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a male personal name, a reduced vernacular form of Latin Eustacius (see Stacey).

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

Similar surnames: Stas, Stach, Staal, Staats, Stamas, Staat, Kaas, Athas, Stage, Staab

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Staas Family Origin

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Staas Family Occupations

What did your Staas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Staas family was Housekeeping. The most common Staas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Staas's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Staas.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Grocer

  • Housekeeping


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

Staas Historical Records

What Staas family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Staas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staas 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 316 immigration records available for the last name Staas. 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 374 military records available for the last name Staas. For the veterans among your Staas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Staas Life Expectancy

What is the average Staas lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Staas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Staas in 1960 was 68, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Staas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Staas 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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