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Staple Name Meaning

English: from Middle English stapel ‘post’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near a boundary post, or a habitational name from some place named with this word (Old English stapel), as for example Staple in Kent or Staple Fitzpaine in Somerset. Americanized spelling of German Stapel.

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


Similar surnames: Stapler, Stapley, Sale, Slape, Staley, Stile, Stables, Staller

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Staple Family Origin

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Staple Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%
  • Stone Merchant

    4%

In 1881, the most common Staple occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 6% of Staple's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Staple. A less common occupation for the Staple family was Stone Merchant.

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Staple Historical Records

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Staple Life Expectancy

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