Stuhler Family History

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Stuhler Name Meaning

German (also Stühler): occupational name for a chair maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stuol ‘chair’, or a topographic name for someone who lived in a place known as a Stuhl, from the same word in the transferred sense ‘area of raised land’.

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

Similar surnames: Stohler, Stahler, Spuhler, Stoller, Stuhl, Stadler, Stabler, Tuller

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Stuhler Family Origin

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Stuhler Family Occupations

What did your Stuhler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stuhler occupation in the USA was Fresco Painter. 25% of Stuhler's were Fresco Painters. Fresco Painter, Saloon Keeper and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stuhler. A less common occupation for the Stuhler family was Spoke Factory.

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  • Fresco Painter

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Shoe Maker

  • Spoke Factory


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

Stuhler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stuhler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stuhler 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 Stuhler

Passenger List

There are 422 immigration records available for the last name Stuhler. 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 Stuhler. For the veterans among your Stuhler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stuhler Life Expectancy

What is the average Stuhler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Stuhler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Stuhler in 1963 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stuhler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stuhler 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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