Staker Family History

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Staker Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who made and drove in stakes, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a boundary post for example, from a derivative of Middle English stake ‘post’, ‘stake’.

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

Similar surnames: Stakes, Stoker, Stalker, Stacker, Saker, Staley, Stader, Stamer

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Staker Family Origin

Where is the Staker family from?

Staker Family Occupations

What did your Staker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Staker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Staker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Staker family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Staker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Staker Historical Records

What Staker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Staker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staker 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Staker. 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 Staker. For the veterans among your Staker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Staker Life Expectancy

What is the average Staker lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Staker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Staker in 1961 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Staker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Staker 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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