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Steitz Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named in Sachsen-Anhalt. from Middle High German stiussen ‘to push’, probably a nickname for a fuller in the cloth trade.

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


Similar surnames: Streitz, Steltz, Stertz, Stetz, Stein, Beitz, Statz, Peitz, Seitz

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Steitz Family Origin

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Steitz Family Occupations

What did your Steitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Steitz. 25% of Steitz men worked as a Baker and 75% of Steitz women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steitz were Senior Clerk and Ward Orderly

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker
    25%
  • Cabinet Maker Retired
    25%
  • Lorrydriver
    25%
  • Senior Clerk
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Ward Orderly
    25%

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

Steitz Historical Records

What Steitz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Steitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steitz 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 991 immigration records available for the last name Steitz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Steitz. For the veterans among your Steitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Steitz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Steitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Steitz in 1954 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steitz 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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