Stober Family History

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Stober Name Meaning

North German (Stöber): variant of Stöver (see Stoever). German: nickname from Slavic stobor ‘fighter’. German (Stöber): from Middle High German stöuber ‘hunting dog’, possibly a metonymic occupational name for someone who bred or cared for hunting dogs or a nickname for someone who resembled one.

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


Similar surnames: Stuber, Kober, Steber, Steer, Stier, Stover, Steuer, Tober, Stoeber

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Stober Family Origin

Where is the Stober family from?

Stober Family Occupations

What did your Stober ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Apartment Householder and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stober. 25% of Stober men worked as an Apartment Householder and 40% of Stober women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stober were Physician surgeon Pract and School Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Apartment Householder
    25%
  • Boot Worker
    25%
  • Coal Miner Agent Of Underground At Coal heavy Worker
    25%
  • Physician surgeon Pract
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Domestic Maid Sergeant
    10%
  • Domestic Servant
    10%
  • School Nurse
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Stober Historical Records

What Stober family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Stober. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stober census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Stober

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Stober. 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 Stober. For the veterans among your Stober ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stober Life Expectancy

What is the average Stober lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Stober life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Stober in 1957 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stober

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stober 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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