Steinbach Family History

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Steinbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the many places named Steinbach, named with Middle High German stein ‘stone’ + bach ‘stream’, ‘creek’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Stein ‘stone’ + Bach ‘stream’, or a habitational name (see 1 above).

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


Similar surnames: Sternbach, Steinback, Steinhaus, Steinberg, Leinbach, Weisbach

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Steinbach Family Origin

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Steinbach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinbach. A less common occupation for the Steinbach family was Laborer. The most common Steinbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Steinbach's were Farmers.

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Steinbach Historical Records

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Steinbach Life Expectancy

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Famous Steinbach Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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