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Stifter Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a derivative of Middle High German, Middle Dutch stift, a non-monastic religious community, hence a status name for a member of such a brotherhood.

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


Similar surnames: Stier, Stichter, Strieter, Suiter, Strater, Stieber, Strider, Raiter

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Stifter Family Origin

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Stifter Family Occupations

What did your Stifter ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clerk In Cloth House

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Cloth House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stifter. The most common Stifter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Stifter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stifter family was Laborer.

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Stifter Historical Records

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Stifter Life Expectancy

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