Stroot Family History

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Stroot Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch strote ‘throat’, nickname for someone with some peculiarity of the throat or neck, perhaps a goiter.

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

Similar surnames: Stroop, Stoop, Strom, Sprout, Root, Smoot, Groot, Troost, Strong

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Stroot Family Origin

Where is the Stroot family from?

Stroot Family Occupations

What did your Stroot ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stroot. 19% of Stroot men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Operator
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady

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

Stroot Historical Records

What Stroot family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stroot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stroot 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 172 immigration records available for the last name Stroot. 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 131 military records available for the last name Stroot. For the veterans among your Stroot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stroot Life Expectancy

What is the average Stroot lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Stroot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stroot in 1957 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stroot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stroot 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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