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Stuckey Name Meaning

English: habitational name primarily from Stockey in Meeth (Devon) but perhaps also from one or more unidentified places similarly named from Old English stocc ‘tree stump’ + (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’. English: occasionally perhaps a habitational name from Stiffkey (Norfolk) pronounced Stukey. The placename derives from Old English styfic ‘tree stump’ + ēg ‘island’. Americanized form of Swiss German and/or Alsatian Stucki .

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


Similar surnames: Stucky, Stickney, Stokey, Studley, Tuckey, Tucker, Stockley, Turvey

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Where is the Stuckey family from?

You can see how Stuckey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stuckey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Stuckey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Stuckey families living in Indiana. This was about 14% of all the recorded Stuckey's in USA. Indiana and 2 other states had the highest population of Stuckey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stuckey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stuckey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Stuckey. 25% of Stuckey men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Stuckey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stuckey were Farm Laborer and Seamstress. .

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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
    25%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    9%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Seamstress
    7%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Stuckey. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Stuckey. For the veterans among your Stuckey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stuckey lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Stuckey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Stuckey in 1943 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

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