Steenstra Family History

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Steenstra Name Meaning

Frisian: occupational name for a mason or quarryman, from an agent derivative of steen ‘stone’, ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Steensma, Veenstra, Steen, Steenson, Boonstra, Spoelstra, Stenner

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Steenstra Family Origin

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Steenstra Family Occupations

What did your Steenstra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steenstra occupation in the USA was Episcopal Minister. 50% of Steenstra's were Episcopal Ministers. Episcopal Minister and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Steenstra.

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  • Episcopal Minister

    50%
  • Printer

    50%

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

Steenstra Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Steenstra Life Expectancy

What is the average Steenstra lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Steenstra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Steenstra in 1963 was 83, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steenstra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steenstra 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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