Stoy Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from Old Slavic stojati ‘stand’.

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


Similar surnames: Toy, Stoop, Goy, Stoa, Stock, Storr, Star, Stob, Sooy, Sly

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Stoy Family Origin

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Stoy Family Occupations

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  • Clock Maker

    25%
  • Commission Merchant

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Post Office Sorting Clerk (C S O)

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stoy family was Post Office Sorting Clerk (C S O). The most common Stoy occupation in the UK was Clock Maker. 25% of Stoy's were Clock Makers. Clock Maker, Commission Merchant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stoy.

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Stoy Historical Records

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Stoy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Stoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stoy in 1947 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stoy

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