Sharpsteen Family History

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Sharpsteen Name Meaning

Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Scharfstein, an ornamental name from German scharff ‘sharp’ + Stein ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartstein, Hornstein, Pearlstein, Gerhardstein, Hartsell, Alsteen

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Sharpsteen Family Origin

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Sharpsteen Family Occupations

What did your Sharpsteen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Dress Making and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharpsteen. The most common Sharpsteen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Sharpsteen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sharpsteen family was No Occupation.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Dress Making

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • No Occupation

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Sharpsteen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sharpsteen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharpsteen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sharpsteen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sharpsteen. For the veterans among your Sharpsteen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharpsteen Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharpsteen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sharpsteen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Sharpsteen in 1959 was 42, and 42 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sharpsteen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharpsteen 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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