Stakes Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Stakes Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent post or stake, for example a boundary marker, from Middle English stake ‘post’, ‘stake’, or from the same word used as a nickname for a tall, thin person.

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


Similar surnames: Staker, Sykes, Staves, Stables, Staley, Sales, Stoken, Stokey, Soares

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Stakes Family Origin

Where is the Stakes family from?

SHOW MORE

Stakes Family Occupations

What did your Stakes ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Iron Moulder

    13%
  • Bill Poster

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%

In 1881, Iron Moulder, Bill Poster and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stakes. A less common occupation for the Stakes family was Engineer. The most common Stakes occupation in the UK was Iron Moulder. 13% of Stakes's were Iron Moulders.

Source: Census data for Stakes | Data not to scale

Stakes Historical Records

What Stakes family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Stakes ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Stakes

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Stakes Life Expectancy

What is the average Stakes lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stakes 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Stakes Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name