Stellwagen Family History

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Stellwagen Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a carter or a cartwright, from Middle High German stelle ‘cart’ + wagen ‘wagon’.

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


Similar surnames: Stellmacher, Sternhagen, Sellman, Steinhagen, Stellman, Stallman

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Stellwagen Family Origin

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Stellwagen Family Occupations

What did your Stellwagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stellwagen family was Carpenter. The most common Stellwagen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Stellwagen's were Farmers. Farmer, Bakery and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stellwagen.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Bakery

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Stellwagen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stellwagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Stellwagen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stellwagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stellwagen in 1956 was 93, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stellwagen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stellwagen 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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