Stear Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Steer.

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


Similar surnames: Stearn, Stears, Tear, Steer, Sear, Steel, Segar, Tea, Streat, Teer

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Stear Family Origin

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Stear Family Occupations

What did your Stear ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stear family was Farming. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stear. The most common Stear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Stear's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    7%

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Stear Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Stear ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Stear Life Expectancy

What is the average Stear lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Stear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stear in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

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