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Stables Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stable, or an occupational name for someone employed in one, from Middle English stable, plural stables (via Old French from Latin stabulum, a derivative of stare ‘to stand’). In Middle English the term was used of the quarters occupied by cattle as well as those reserved for horses.

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


Similar surnames: Stabler, Staley, Scales, Sales, Staple, Staller, Stadler, Stakes

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Stables Family Origin

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Stables Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Iron Miner

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stables family was Iron Miner. Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stables. The most common Stables occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Stables's were Farmers.

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Stables Historical Records

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Stables Life Expectancy

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