Steenberg Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Steenberg Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: habitational name from any of several places so called, named with Middle Low German sten ‘stone’ + berc ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. Scandinavian: variant of Stenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Sternberg, Steinberg, Stenberg, Bredenberg, Steenbergen, Ehrenberg

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Steenberg Family Origin

Where is the Steenberg family from?

Steenberg Family Occupations

What did your Steenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fitter (internal Combustion Engin and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Steenberg. 20% of Steenberg men worked as a Fitter (internal Combustion Engin and 40% of Steenberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steenberg were Master Butcher and Dressmaker

View Census data for Steenberg | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fitter (internal Combustion Engin
  • House Painter
  • Managing Director Public Storage fish
  • Master Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dressmaker Assistant
  • Assistant Mistress Of Above Scho
  • Dressmaker

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

Steenberg Historical Records

What Steenberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Steenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steenberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Steenberg

Passenger List

There are 880 immigration records available for the last name Steenberg. 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.

View all Steenberg immigration records

Draft Card

There are 648 military records available for the last name Steenberg. For the veterans among your Steenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Steenberg military records

You've only scratched the surface of Steenberg family history.

Steenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Steenberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Steenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Steenberg in 1955 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steenberg 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.

Famous Steenberg Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name