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Staller Name Meaning

South German:: topographic name from Middle High German stal ‘seat place’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant or a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Stall for example in the Rhineland and in Carinthia. occupational name for a worker in a cattle or sheep shelter or fold from Middle High German stal ‘place stall barn’.

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


Similar surnames: Stalder, Saller, Stadler, Stoller, Stabler, Stapler, Stahler, Stiller

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Where is the Staller family from?

You can see how Staller families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Staller family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Staller families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 11 Staller families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 52% of all the recorded Staller's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Staller families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Staller surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Staller ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Staller. 18% of Staller men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Staller women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Staller were Carpenter and Teacher. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Saleslady
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    10%
  • Teacher
    8%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Staller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staller census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 734 immigration records available for the last name Staller. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Staller. For the veterans among your Staller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Staller lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Staller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Staller in 1950 was 33, and 89 in 2004.

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