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Stobart Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Stubard Stobard (late Old English Stubheard from stubb stobb ‘tree-stump’ + heard ‘hard’) a name recorded only in East Anglia; the surname's later appearance in post-medieval northeastern England may be due to migration from there via the east coast trade route.

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


Similar surnames: Start, Stewart, Storm, Storer, Stott, Obert, Sabat, Stoa, Escobar

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Where is the Stobart family from?

You can see how Stobart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stobart family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Stobart families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 12 Stobart families living in Ohio. This was about 39% of all the recorded Stobart's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Stobart families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stobart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stobart ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Miner and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Stobart. 32% of Stobart men worked as a Miner and 50% of Stobart women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stobart were Receiving Clerk and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Miner
    32%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Proprietor
    13%
  • Receiving Clerk
    13%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Operator
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stobart. 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 Cards

There are 921 military records available for the last name Stobart. For the veterans among your Stobart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stobart lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stobart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Stobart in 1962 was 69, and 38 in 2004.

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