Statham Family History

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Statham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Statham in Cheshire, named with the dative plural stæðum of Old English stæð ‘landing stage’, i.e. ‘at the landing stages’.

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

Similar surnames: Tatham, Latham, Chatham, Southam, Hotham, Bradham, Feltham, Stidham

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Statham Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Statham name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Statham. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


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Statham Family Origin

Where is the Statham family from?

Statham Family Occupations

What did your Statham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Statham. A less common occupation for the Statham family was Keeping House. The most common Statham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Statham's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Statham Historical Records

What Statham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Statham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stathamcensus 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Statham. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Statham. For the veterans among your Statham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Statham Life Expectancy

What is the average Statham lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Statham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Statham in 1941 was 64, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Statham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Statham 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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