Studebaker Family History

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Studebaker Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Studebacker, Stutenbecker, an occupational name for a baker, from Middle Low German stute ‘fine white bread’ + becker ‘baker’.

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


Similar surnames: Pannebaker, Stebner, Stalnaker, Strecker, Rademaker, Steber

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Studebaker Family Origin

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Studebaker Family Occupations

What did your Studebaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Studebaker family was Farming. The most common Studebaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Studebaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Studebaker.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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Studebaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Studebaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Studebaker 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Studebaker. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Studebaker. For the veterans among your Studebaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Studebaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Studebaker lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Studebaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Studebaker in 1944 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Studebaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Studebaker 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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