Stuit Family History

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Stuit Name Meaning

Of Dutch origin: possibly an Americanized spelling of Stuut, Stuijt, a metonymic occupational name for a baker of fancy breads, from Middle Dutch stute, stuyt ‘white bread’, ‘cake’.

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


Similar surnames: Studt, Stein, Shutt, Tuft, Suits, Sturm, Sluis, Sult, Stutz, Stott

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Stuit Family Origin

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Stuit Family Occupations

What did your Stuit ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Beauty Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stuit. 18% of Stuit men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Stuit women worked as a Beauty Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stuit were Salesman and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beauty Operator
    15%
  • Private Maid
    15%
  • Housework
    8%
  • Inspector
    8%

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

Stuit Historical Records

What Stuit family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 916 census records available for the last name Stuit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stuit 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 387 immigration records available for the last name Stuit. 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 231 military records available for the last name Stuit. For the veterans among your Stuit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stuit Life Expectancy

What is the average Stuit lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Stuit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Stuit in 1958 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stuit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stuit 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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