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Steinhoff Name Meaning

North German (standardized from Steenhoff): from Middle Low German sten ‘stone’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’; a topographic name for someone whose farm had stony soil or was distinguished by some conspicuous boulder or rocky outcrop. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Stein ‘stone’ + Hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’, ‘court’.

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


Similar surnames: Steinhaus, Butenhoff, Stein, Imhoff, Steinkamp, Heithoff, Westerhoff

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Steinhoff Family Origin

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Steinhoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Teamster

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steinhoff family was Teamster. The most common Steinhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Steinhoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinhoff.

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Steinhoff Life Expectancy

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