Stenger Family History

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Stenger Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a post maker or a carpenter, from Middle High German stange ‘pole’. Compare Stender.

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

Similar surnames: Stanger, Stender, Saenger, Strenger, Steiger, Steger, Stenner

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Stenger Family Origin

Where is the Stenger family from?

Stenger Family Occupations

What did your Stenger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Stenger occupation in the UK was Publican. 100% of Stenger's were Publicans.

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  • Publican


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Stenger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Stenger Historical Records

What Stenger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Stenger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stenger 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Stenger. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Stenger. For the veterans among your Stenger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stenger Life Expectancy

What is the average Stenger lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Stenger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Stenger in 1952 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stenger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stenger 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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