Stem Name Meaning

Respelling of German Stemm.

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


Similar surnames: Siem, Stemm, Steg, Seem, Swem, Stam, Stum, Steer, Slemp, Klem

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Stem Family Origin

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Stem Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stem family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stem. The most common Stem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Stem's were Farmers.

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Stem Historical Records

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Stem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Stem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stem in 1958 was 28, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stem

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