Stumpf Family History

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Stumpf Name Meaning

German: cognate of Stump, from Middle High German stumpf ‘stump’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on newly cleared land, or a nickname for a short, stout man.

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

Similar surnames: Stump, Strumpf, Kumpf, Rumpf, Sump, Stapf, Saum, Stumm, Stamp

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Stumpf Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Stumpf name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Stumpf. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Stumpf Family Origin

Where is the Stumpf family from?

Stumpf Family Occupations

What did your Stumpf ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Baker and Dressmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stumpf. The most common Stumpf occupation in the UK was Baker. 33% of Stumpf's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Stumpf family was Tin Plate Maker.

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  • Baker

  • Dressmaker

  • Tin Plate Maker


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

Stumpf Historical Records

What Stumpf family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Stumpf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stumpf 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Stumpf. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Stumpf. For the veterans among your Stumpf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stumpf Life Expectancy

What is the average Stumpf lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stumpf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stumpf in 1944 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stumpf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stumpf 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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