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Stober Name Meaning

North German (Stöber): variant of Stöver (see Stoever). German: nickname from Slavic stobor ‘fighter’. German (Stöber): from Middle High German stöuber ‘hunting dog’, possibly a metonymic occupational name for someone who bred or cared for hunting dogs or a nickname for someone who resembled one.

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


Similar surnames: Stuber, Kober, Steber, Steer, Stier, Stover, Steuer, Tober, Stoeber

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Stober Family Origin

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Stober Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stober family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stober. The most common Stober occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Stober's were Farmers.

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Stober Historical Records

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Stober Life Expectancy

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