Stites Family History

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Stites Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of Steitz.

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

Similar surnames: Stutes, Stitts, Sites, Stiger, Stitely, Stine, Trites, Tite, Stief

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Stites Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Stites name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Stites. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Stites Family Origin

Where is the Stites family from?

Stites Family Occupations

What did your Stites ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Stites occupation in the UK was Corn & Coal Merchant. 100% of Stites's were Corn & Coal Merchants.

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  • Corn & Coal Merchant


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Stites Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Stites. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stites 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 915 immigration records available for the last name Stites. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Stites. For the veterans among your Stites ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stites Life Expectancy

What is the average Stites lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stites life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stites in 1944 was 24, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stites 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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