Stegmaier Family History

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Stegmaier Name Meaning

German (Bavaria, Württemberg): distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose land was either by a plank bridge or a steep narrow path (Middle High German stec ‘plank bridge’ or ‘steep narrow path’).

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


Similar surnames: Stegmann, Steger, Steinmeyer, Piepmeier, Ostermeier, Steinbauer

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Stegmaier Family Origin

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Stegmaier Family Occupations

What did your Stegmaier ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stegmaier. 11% of Stegmaier men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Stegmaier women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stegmaier were Accountant and Junior Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Sheet Metal Worker
    5%
  • Accountant
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Bienuit Packer
    4%
  • Junior Clerk
    4%

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

Stegmaier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stegmaier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stegmaier 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 562 immigration records available for the last name Stegmaier. 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 Stegmaier. For the veterans among your Stegmaier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stegmaier Life Expectancy

What is the average Stegmaier lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Stegmaier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stegmaier in 1959 was 62, and 93 in 2004.

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