Stebbins Family History

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Stebbins Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle English stebbing, stubbing ‘clearing’ (from an unattested Old English stybbing, a derivative of stubb ‘tree stump’). habitational name from Stebbing in Essex, which is named in Old English either as ‘the family or followers (Old English -ingas) of a man called Stybba’, an unattested Old English personal name, or ‘the dwellers among the tree stumps (Old English stybb)’.

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


Similar surnames: Stelling, Stein, Stubbins, Stevens, Steding, Sens, Stubbs, Stephens

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Stebbins Family Origin

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Stebbins Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stebbins family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stebbins. The most common Stebbins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Stebbins's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Stebbins Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stebbins Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Stebbins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stebbins in 1948 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

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