Stinger Family History

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Stinger Name Meaning

English: unexplained. possibly an altered form of German Stenger.

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

Similar surnames: Swinger, Stiger, Slinger, Stiner, Stanger, Stringer, Singer, Stigger

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Stinger Family Origin

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Stinger Family Occupations

What did your Stinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stinger. A less common occupation for the Stinger family was Brick Mason. The most common Stinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Stinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Brick Mason


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

Stinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Stinger lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Stinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Stinger in 1953 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stinger 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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