Stanis Family History

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Stanis Name Meaning

Americanized form of Polish Stanisz (see Stanish). Greek: probably a derivative of the Slavic personal name Stanislaw, although it has also been associated with the Greek vocabulary word stani ‘sheepfold’, ‘pen’.

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

Similar surnames: Stanish, Stathis, Stankus, Stanke, Stanich, Stratis, Stamos, Danis

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Stanis Family Origin

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Stanis Family Occupations

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In 1880, Clerk In Mill and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stanis. The most common Stanis occupation in the USA was Clerk In Mill. 50% of Stanis's were Clerk In Mills.

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  • Clerk In Mill

  • Keeping House


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Stanis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stanis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stanis 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 511 immigration records available for the last name Stanis. 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 Stanis. For the veterans among your Stanis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stanis Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stanis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Stanis in 1944 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

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