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Steckman Name Meaning

German (Steckmann): topographic name for someone who lived by a steep, narrow path, or by a plank bridge, from Middle Low German stege ‘steep path’, ‘plank bridge’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably a nickname for a thin man, from German Stecken ‘stick’ + Mann ‘man’ (Yiddish man).

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


Similar surnames: Speckman, Beckman, Steigman, Stellman, Stockman, Stuckman, Dreckman

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Steckman Family Origin

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Steckman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steckman. A less common occupation for the Steckman family was Carpenter. The most common Steckman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Steckman's were Farmers.

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Steckman Historical Records

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Steckman Life Expectancy

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