Stellmacher Family History

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Stellmacher Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a cartwright, from late Middle High German stelle ‘carriage’ (originally ‘frame’, ‘chassis’) + macher ‘maker’. The term originated in Silesia and spread across northern Germany during the Middle Ages.

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

Similar surnames: Essenmacher, Stellwagen, Schirmacher, Stellrecht, Stallbaumer

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Stellmacher Family Origin

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Stellmacher Family Occupations

What did your Stellmacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stellmacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Stellmacher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stellmacher family was Wheelwright. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stellmacher.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Wheelwright


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

Stellmacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stellmacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Stellmacher lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Stellmacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stellmacher in 1960 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stellmacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stellmacher 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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