Stai Family History

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Stai Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farmsteads in Hedmark, so named from Old Norse staðr ‘riverbank’.

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

Similar surnames: Stain, Stein, Stoa, Sia, Star, Starin, Smail, Shaw, Stair, Start

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Stai Family Origin

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Stai Family Occupations

What did your Stai ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Boot Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stai. A less common occupation for the Stai family was Works At Car Shop. The most common Stai occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Stai's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Boot Maker

  • Works At Car Shop


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

Stai Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stai. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stai 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Stai. 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 Stai. For the veterans among your Stai ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stai Life Expectancy

What is the average Stai lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Stai life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Stai in 1952 was 41, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stai

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stai 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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