Staines Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Staines Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place on the Thames west of London, apparently named with the plural of Old English stan ‘stone’. The reference may be to milestones on the Roman road that ran through the town.

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

Similar surnames: Stain, Raines, Stables, Stennes, Stiles, Staves, Stines, Caines

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Staines Family Origin

Where is the Staines family from?

Staines Family Occupations

What did your Staines ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Staines. 13% of Staines men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Staines women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Staines were Carpenter and Domestic

View Census data for Staines | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Domestic

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

Staines Historical Records

What Staines family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Staines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staines census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Staines

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Staines. 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.

View all Staines immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Staines. For the veterans among your Staines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Staines military records

You've only scratched the surface of Staines family history.

Staines Life Expectancy

What is the average Staines lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Staines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Staines in 1945 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Staines

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Staines 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.

Famous Staines Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name