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Sta Family History

Sta Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sa, Star, Ota, Sha, Seta, Sita, Asta, Stam, Stoa, Sia

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Where is the Sta family from?

You can see how Sta families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sta family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Sta families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Sta family living in Alabama. This was about 50% of all the recorded Sta's in USA. Alabama and 1 other state had the highest population of Sta families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sta surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sta ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Sta. 100% of Sta women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Sta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 43,000 military records available for the last name Sta. For the veterans among your Sta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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