Stonier Family History

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Stonier Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who cut and dressed stone, Middle English stanyer, stonier ‘stonecutter’ (from stan, ston ‘stone’ + a reduced form of hewer, agent derivative of hew(en) ‘to cut, chop’, assimilated to the agent suffix -(i)er).

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

Similar surnames: Stoner, Stenner, Stone, Stanger, Storer, Stoller, Sonner, Stohler

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Stonier Family Origin

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Stonier Family Occupations

What did your Stonier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stonier. 24% of Stonier men worked as a General Labourer and 68% of Stonier women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stonier were Gardener and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Colliery Surface Labourer
  • Palesman Knitting Stocking
  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid House Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Housewife

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

Stonier Historical Records

What Stonier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Stonier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stonier 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 725 immigration records available for the last name Stonier. 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 666 military records available for the last name Stonier. For the veterans among your Stonier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stonier Life Expectancy

What is the average Stonier lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Stonier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stonier in 1964 was 66, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stonier

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