Stikeleather Family History

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Stikeleather Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Steigleder, probably a metonymic occupational name for a stirrup maker, from Middle High German sticleder ‘stirrup’ (from a derivative of Middle High German stigan ‘to climb’ + leder ‘leather’).

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


Similar surnames: Stellmacher, Feather, Seltzer, Steinbrecher, Kelter, Stiefvater

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Stikeleather Family Origin

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Stikeleather Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stikeleather. The most common Stikeleather occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Stikeleather's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stikeleather family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    10%
  • Farming

    10%

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Stikeleather Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stikeleather Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Stikeleather life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Stikeleather in 1958 was 32, and 84 in 2004.

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