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Study Name Meaning

English: variant of Studdy a habitational name from any of various places called with Old English stōd ‘stud herd of horses’ + (ge)hæg ‘fence enclosure’ such as Stody (Norfolk) or named with Old English stōd + haga ‘hedge enclosure’ such as Stodday (Lancashire) and Studdah in Finghall (North Yorkshire). This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

Similar surnames: Sturdy, Sandy, Studley, Stude, Sturm, Stutz, Stray, Stucky, Studt

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Where is the Study family from?

You can see how Study families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Study family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Study families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 8 Study families living in Indiana. This was about 62% of all the recorded Study's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Study families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Study surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Study ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Study. 25% of Study men worked as a Farmer and 39% of Study women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Study were Manager and Stenographer. .

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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
  • Laborer
  • Mechanic
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • Presser
  • Stenographer
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What Study family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Study. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Study 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 367 immigration records available for the last name Study. 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 Study. For the veterans among your Study ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Study lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Study life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Study in 1962 was 85, and 81 in 2004.

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