Standen Family History

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Standen Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Berkshire, Lancashire, and Wiltshire, so called from Old English stan ‘stone’ + denu ‘valley’, or from another on the Isle of Wight, the second element of which is Old English dun ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Stanley, Stanton, Sanden, Stanger, Stade, Dearden, Sander, Branden

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Standen Family Origin

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Standen Family Occupations

What did your Standen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Standen. 20% of Standen men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Standen women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Standen were Truck Driver and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Inspector
  • Housewife

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

Standen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Standen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Standen 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Standen. 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 24,000 military records available for the last name Standen. For the veterans among your Standen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Standen Life Expectancy

What is the average Standen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Standen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Standen in 1954 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

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