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Stivers Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of Dutch Stijvers, occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch stiven ‘to play the flute or shawm’ (from Middle Dutch stive ‘flute’).

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


Similar surnames: Stigers, Stier, Stiver, Staves, Skiver, Stevens, Seivert, Rivers

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Stivers Family Origin

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Stivers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Stivers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Stivers's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stivers. A less common occupation for the Stivers family was Cooper.

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Stivers Historical Records

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Stivers Life Expectancy

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