Steigerwald Family History

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Steigerwald Name Meaning

German: topographic name from any of the ranges of wooded hills in Franconia so named, from a derivative of Old High German stic ‘steep path or track’ + wald ‘forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Steger, Seewald, Steuerwald, Staiger, Hegewald, Stigers, Schoenwald

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Steigerwald Family Origin

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Steigerwald Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Barber

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steigerwald family was Barber. The most common Steigerwald occupation in the USA was Laborer. 7% of Steigerwald's were Laborers. Laborer, Shoemaker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steigerwald.

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Steigerwald Historical Records

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Steigerwald Life Expectancy

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