Stearns Family History

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Stearns Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Stern 2.

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


Similar surnames: Sterns, Stears, Stearn, Steers, Stern, Shears, Starks, Spears

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Stearns Family Origin

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Stearns Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    44%
  • Ag Labr

    6%
  • Beer Retailer (Pub)

    6%
  • Boot Maker

    6%

In 1881, the most common Stearns occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 44% of Stearns's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Stearns family was Boot Maker. Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labr and Beer Retailer (Pub) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stearns.

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Stearns Historical Records

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Stearns Life Expectancy

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