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Staves Name Meaning

English (East Midlands and South Yorkshire): possibly a metonymic occupational name for a stave maker, from the plural of Middle English staf ‘rod’, ‘staff’.

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


Similar surnames: Stave, Staver, Stakes, Steven, Savel, Scales, Tates, Stiver, Swales

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Staves Family Origin

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Staves Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Staves family was Farming. The most common Staves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Staves's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Staves.

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Staves Life Expectancy

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