Sterne Family History

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Sterne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Stern 2.

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


Similar surnames: Sterns, Stern, Sterle, Stearn, Stine, Herne, Storie, Stearns, Skene

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Sterne Family Origin

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Sterne Family Occupations

What did your Sterne ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sterne occupation in the UK was Railway Clerk. 10% of Sterne's were Railway Clerks. A less common occupation for the Sterne family was Boot Maker. Railway Clerk, Annuitant and Barman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sterne.

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  • Railway Clerk

    10%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Barman

    5%
  • Boot Maker

    5%

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

Sterne Historical Records

What Sterne family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sterne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sterne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sterne

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sterne. 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 Sterne. For the veterans among your Sterne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sterne Life Expectancy

What is the average Sterne lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sterne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Sterne in 1948 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sterne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sterne 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.

Famous Sterne Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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