Stapel Family History

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Stapel Name Meaning

from Middle Low German stapel ‘column’, ‘signpost’, ‘warehouse’, perhaps applied as a nickname for a tall thin man. topographic from a diminutive of the old dialect term stap ‘marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Stadel, Stakes, Staple, Stamer, Stall, Stoppel, Staal, Staheli, Stapf

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Stapel Family Origin

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Stapel Family Occupations

What did your Stapel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stapel. The most common Stapel occupation in the UK was Labourer. 50% of Stapel's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Mason

    50%

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

Stapel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stapel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stapel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stapel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Stapel. For the veterans among your Stapel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stapel Life Expectancy

What is the average Stapel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Stapel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Stapel in 1951 was 46, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stapel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stapel 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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