Stansel Family History

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Stansel Name Meaning

Variant of English Stancil or possibly an Americanized spelling of German Stanzel or Stenzel.

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


Similar surnames: Stansell, Stancel, Stunkel, Shankel, Nansel, Spanel, Mansel, Ansel

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Stansel Family Origin

Where is the Stansel family from?

Stansel Family Occupations

What did your Stansel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stansel family was Keeping House. The most common Stansel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Stansel's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stansel.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Stansel Historical Records

What Stansel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stansel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stansel 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 Stansel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stansel. 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 Stansel. For the veterans among your Stansel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stansel Life Expectancy

What is the average Stansel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stansel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Stansel in 1956 was 55, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stansel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stansel 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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