Stump Family History

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Stump Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle Low German stump ‘tree stump’ (borrowed into Middle English), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree stump, or a nickname for a short, stout man. German (mainly northern and central): variant of Stumm.

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

Similar surnames: Stumpf, Stamp, Sump, Stumm, Stoop, Strumpf, Stum, Sturm, Stopp, Rump

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Stump Family Origin

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Stump Family Occupations

What did your Stump ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stump. 3% of Stump men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Stump women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stump were Market Porter (h W) and Bath Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Builders Timekeeper
  • Market Porter (h W)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Office Cleaner
  • Bath Attendant

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

Stump Historical Records

What Stump family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 65,000 census records available for the last name Stump. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stump 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 Stump. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Stump. For the veterans among your Stump ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stump Life Expectancy

What is the average Stump lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Stump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stump in 1943 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stump

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stump 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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