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Stanhope Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in County Durham, so called from Old English stan ‘stone’ + hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Stanton, Stanwick, Stanford, Stoop, Stone, Staple, Spanton, Slape

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Stanhope Family Origin

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Stanhope Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Woollen Spinner

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Stanhope occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Stanhope's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stanhope family was Labourer. Farmer, Woollen Spinner and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stanhope.

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Stanhope Historical Records

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Stanhope Life Expectancy

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