Stapleford Family History

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Stapleford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of a number of places, in Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, and Wiltshire, so named from Old English stapol ‘post’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Stapleton, Stafford, Stanford, Bareford, Stratford, Stapley, Galford

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Stapleford Family Origin

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Stapleford Family Occupations

What did your Stapleford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stapleford. A less common occupation for the Stapleford family was Auctioneer. The most common Stapleford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Stapleford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    21%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Auctioneer

    5%

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

Stapleford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stapleford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stapleford 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Stapleford. 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 Stapleford. For the veterans among your Stapleford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stapleford Life Expectancy

What is the average Stapleford lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stapleford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Stapleford in 1956 was 54, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stapleford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stapleford 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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