Stires Family History

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Stires Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Steers.

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


Similar surnames: Swires, Stipes, Sires, Mires, Sirls, Stines, Stairs, Starrs, Stine

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Stires Family Origin

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Stires Family Occupations

What did your Stires ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stires family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stires. The most common Stires occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Stires's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Works On Farm

    4%

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

Stires Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stires Life Expectancy

What is the average Stires lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Stires in 1962 was 74, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stires

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stires 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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