Stickler Family History

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Stickler Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person who insisted on a strict code of social behavior. German: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill, from Middle High German stickel ‘hill’, ‘slope’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant; in the south an occupational name for someone who shapes and sets stakes in vineyards.

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

Similar surnames: Steckler, Spickler, Stickel, Stucker, Brickler, Seckler, Stocker

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Stickler Family Origin

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Stickler Family Occupations

What did your Stickler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Stickler occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Stickler's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Stickler family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stickler.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Gardener

  • Farmer


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

Stickler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Stickler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stickler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stickler. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stickler. For the veterans among your Stickler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stickler Life Expectancy

What is the average Stickler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Stickler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Stickler in 1948 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stickler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stickler 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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