Stearman Family History

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Stearman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who was responsible for tending cattle, from Middle English steer ‘bullock’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Steadman, Spearman, Steerman, Starman, Sherman, Sturman, Speakman

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Stearman Family Origin

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Stearman Family Occupations

What did your Stearman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stearman family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stearman. The most common Stearman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Stearman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Stearman Historical Records

What Stearman family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Stearman Life Expectancy

What is the average Stearman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Stearman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Stearman in 1951 was 50, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stearman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stearman 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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