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Stockholm Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian Stokholm, a habitational name from a farmstead in Hordaland named Skotholmen, from skot (related to skyta ‘shoot’, denoting a land formation that juts out) + holme ‘islet’. In some cases possibly a habitational name for someone from Stockholm, Sweden, presumably adopted on arrival in the U.S., since this name is not used in Scandinavia.

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


Similar surnames: Stockford, Stohl, Nordholm, Struckhoff, Sundholm, Stocki, Stackpole

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Stockholm Family Origin

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Stockholm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Working On Farm

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stockholm family was Working On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockholm. The most common Stockholm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Stockholm's were Farmers.

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Stockholm Historical Records

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Stockholm Life Expectancy

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Famous Stockholm Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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