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Stubbe Name Meaning

English, North German, and Dutch: from Old English stub(b), Middle Low German, Middle Dutch stubbe ‘tree stump’ or ‘tree trunk’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on newly cleared land, or a nickname for a short, stout man.

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


Similar surnames: Strubbe, Stueve, Stubbs, Stuve, Stobbe, Stoebe, Tubb, Staple, Stobie

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Where is the Stubbe family from?

You can see how Stubbe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stubbe family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Stubbe families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Stubbe family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Stubbe's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Stubbe families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stubbe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stubbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stubbe. 23% of Stubbe men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Stubbe women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stubbe were Farm Laborer and Housework.

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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

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    21%
  • Waitress
    11%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Housework
    9%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Stubbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stubbe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Stubbe. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stubbe. For the veterans among your Stubbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stubbe lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stubbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stubbe in 1956 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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