Stear Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Steer.

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


Similar surnames: Stearn, Stears, Tear, Steer, Sear, Steel, Segar, Tea, Streat, Teer

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Stear Family Origin

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Stear Family Occupations

What did your Stear ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farrier

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Ag Labr

    2%

In 1881, the most common Stear occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Stear's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Stear family was Ag Labr. Agricultural Labourer, Farrier and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stear.

Source: Census data for Stear | Data not to scale

Stear Historical Records

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Stear Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Stear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stear in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stear

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