Stoup Family History

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Stoup Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Staup. Dutch: variant of Stoop 2.

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

Similar surnames: Staup, Shoup, Stoop, Stopp, Stup, Coup, Topp, Stough, Stoudt, Roup

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Stoup Family Origin

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Stoup Family Occupations

What did your Stoup ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stoup. 31% of Stoup men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Stoup women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stoup were Salesman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Housewife

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

Stoup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stoup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stoup 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 279 immigration records available for the last name Stoup. 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 482 military records available for the last name Stoup. For the veterans among your Stoup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stoup Life Expectancy

What is the average Stoup lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Stoup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Stoup in 1965 was 70, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stoup 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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