Stuhl Family History

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Stuhl Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of chairs or looms, from Middle High German stuol ‘chair’, ‘loom’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from German Stuhl ‘chair’.

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

Similar surnames: Stull, Stohl, Stahl, Stuhler, Strahl, Stoll, Stutz, Sturm, Uhl

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Stuhl Family Origin

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Stuhl Family Occupations

What did your Stuhl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boarding House, Brass Finisher and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stuhl. The most common Stuhl occupation in the USA was Boarding House. 7% of Stuhl's were Boarding Houses. A less common occupation for the Stuhl family was Carpenter.

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  • Boarding House

  • Brass Finisher

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Stuhl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Stuhl Historical Records

What Stuhl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stuhl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stuhl 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 713 immigration records available for the last name Stuhl. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stuhl. For the veterans among your Stuhl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stuhl Life Expectancy

What is the average Stuhl lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Stuhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stuhl in 1959 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stuhl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stuhl 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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