Steinbeck Family History

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Steinbeck Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Steinbeck or Steinbach. South German: ocupational name for a mason.

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

Similar surnames: Steinbock, Steinback, Steinbach, Steinberg, Steckbeck, Sternberg

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Steinbeck Family Origin

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Steinbeck Family Occupations

What did your Steinbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Iron Moulder and Raincoal Machinist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Steinbeck. 50% of Steinbeck men worked as an Iron Moulder and 34% of Steinbeck women worked as a Raincoal Machinist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steinbeck were Student and Vest Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Iron Moulder
  • Student

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Raincoal Machinist
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Vest Finisher

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

Steinbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Steinbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steinbeck 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Steinbeck. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Steinbeck. For the veterans among your Steinbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steinbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinbeck lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Steinbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Steinbeck in 1945 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinbeck 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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