Standard Family History

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Standard Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Standard Hill in Ninfield, Sussex.

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

Similar surnames: Stannard, Stanford, Stunkard, Stafford, Standen, Standish, Sandford

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Standard Family Origin

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Standard Family Occupations

What did your Standard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Standard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Standard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Standard family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Standard.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Standard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Standard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Standard 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 850 immigration records available for the last name Standard. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Standard. For the veterans among your Standard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Standard Life Expectancy

What is the average Standard lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Standard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Standard in 1949 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Standard 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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