Steiber Family History

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Steiber Name Meaning

German (Swabian): metonymic occupational name for a miller, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouben ‘to whip up dust’.

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

Similar surnames: Steber, Steiner, Steeber, Steiger, Reiber, Treiber, Seiner, Stober

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Steiber Family Origin

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Steiber Family Occupations

What did your Steiber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Shoemaker and Breaks On R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steiber. A less common occupation for the Steiber family was Housekeeper. The most common Steiber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Steiber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker

  • Breaks On R.R.

  • Housekeeper


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

Steiber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Steiber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steiber 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 372 immigration records available for the last name Steiber. 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 403 military records available for the last name Steiber. For the veterans among your Steiber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steiber Life Expectancy

What is the average Steiber lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Steiber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Steiber in 1947 was 56, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steiber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steiber 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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