Stover Family History

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Stover Name Meaning

North German (Stöver): from Middle Low German stover, badstover ‘bather’, ‘worker at a public bathhouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Stoever, Stober, Stuver, Stuber, Stoyer, Steer, Storer, Stohler

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Stover Family Origin

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Stover Family Occupations

What did your Stover ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Stover's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stover. A less common occupation for the Stover family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Stover Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Stover ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Stover Life Expectancy

What is the average Stover lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, Stover life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stover in 1943 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stover 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.

Famous Stover Family

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