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Stolz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German, German stolz ‘magnificent’, ‘proud’, Yiddish shtolts ‘proud’.

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


Similar surnames: Stoltz, Stoll, Stotz, Stoss, Stock, Stohr, Stolte, Toll, Still, Stetz

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Stolz Family Origin

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Stolz Family Occupations

What did your Stolz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stolz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Stolz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stolz family was Brick Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stolz.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Brick Maker

    2%

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

Stolz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stolz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stolz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stolz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stolz. 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 Stolz. For the veterans among your Stolz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stolz Life Expectancy

What is the average Stolz lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stolz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Stolz in 1944 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stolz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stolz 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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