Story Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey.

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


Similar surnames: Storr, Storey, Stacy, Mory, Dory, Stork, Scoby, Shorty, Starry, Short

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Story Family Origin

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Story Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Laundress

    3%

In 1881, the most common Story occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Story's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Story family was Laundress. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Story.

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Story Historical Records

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Story Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Story life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Story in 1945 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Story

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