Stanaland Family History

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Stanaland Name Meaning

Variant of Staniland, an English topographic name for someone who lived on stony ground, from Middle English stany ‘stony’ + lond ‘land’, or of Norwegian origin. Compare Stangeland.

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

Similar surnames: Stickland, Frankland, Sandland, Langland, Beanland, Oakland

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Stanaland Family Origin

Where is the Stanaland family from?

Stanaland Family Occupations

What did your Stanaland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stanaland. A less common occupation for the Stanaland family was ... Distiller. The most common Stanaland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Stanaland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • ... Distiller


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

Stanaland Historical Records

What Stanaland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stanaland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stanaland 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 Stanaland

Passenger List

There are 119 immigration records available for the last name Stanaland. 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 772 military records available for the last name Stanaland. For the veterans among your Stanaland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stanaland Life Expectancy

What is the average Stanaland lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Stanaland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Stanaland in 1954 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stanaland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stanaland 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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