Stroh Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German stro ‘straw’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a dealer in straw, or a nickname for an exceptionally thin man or someone with straw-colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Straw, Strom, Stoop, Strahl, Strohl, Storch, Stich, Stohl, Strope

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Stroh Family Origin

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Stroh Family Occupations

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  • Gardiner

    25%
  • Joiner

    25%
  • Professor Of Music

    25%
  • Retired Telegraph Manufacturer

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stroh family was Retired Telegraph Manufacturer. The most common Stroh occupation in the UK was Gardiner. 25% of Stroh's were Gardiners. Gardiner, Joiner and Professor Of Music were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stroh.

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Stroh Historical Records

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Stroh Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Stroh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stroh in 1952 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stroh

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