Stanish Family History

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Stanish Name Meaning

Americanized form of Polish Stanisz, a pet form of the personal name Stanislaw (see Stanislaw).

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

Similar surnames: Stanis, Stanich, Stanick, Staniec, Danish, Stasch, Stanke, Banish

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Stanish Family Origin

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Stanish Family Occupations

What did your Stanish ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stanish. The most common Stanish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Stanish's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Stanish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stanish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stanish 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 332 immigration records available for the last name Stanish. 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 771 military records available for the last name Stanish. For the veterans among your Stanish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stanish Life Expectancy

What is the average Stanish lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stanish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Stanish in 1956 was 48, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stanish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stanish 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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