The surname Staab was first found in Austria, where the name Stabber became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Staab family
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Staab Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Staaber, Staader, Staaper, Staab, Stabe, Stable, Stabel and many more.
Early Notables of the Staab family (pre 1700)
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Samantha M. Staab, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008 
F. F. Staab, American Democrat politician, Chair of Ste. Genevieve County Democratic Party, 1949 
Edward Vincent Staab Dr (1936-2008), Professor of Radiology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem NC he
also established US and CT programs at the
University of North Carolina. While at the
University of Florida, he assisted in the development
and implementation of picture
archiving and communications systems
with other institutions 
Roy Frank Staab (b. 1941), American artist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin who created Nature Belle in Milwaukee
Rebecca Ann Staab (b. 1961), American actress and former beauty queen
Monika Staab (b. 1959), German football manager
Heinz Staab (1926-2012), German chemist, Director of Max Planck Society (1984-1990)
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)