Stroh Family History

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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

What did your Stroh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stroh.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Stroh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Stroh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stroh 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Stroh. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Stroh. For the veterans among your Stroh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stroh Life Expectancy

What is the average Stroh lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stroh 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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