Stickel Family History

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Stickel Name Meaning

English: variant of Styles. German: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle High German stickel ‘hill’, ‘slope’. German: nickname from Middle High German stickel ‘prickle’, ‘spine’, ‘pointed object’.

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

Similar surnames: Sickel, Steckel, Stickler, Brickel, Seckel, Stricker, Stocker, Sichel

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Stickel Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Stickel name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Stickel. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Stickel Family Origin

Where is the Stickel family from?

Stickel Family Occupations

What did your Stickel ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Stickel Historical Records

What Stickel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Stickel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stickel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stickel. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stickel. For the veterans among your Stickel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stickel Life Expectancy

What is the average Stickel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Stickel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stickel in 1946 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stickel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stickel 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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