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Sternhagen Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German ster ‘ram’ + -n- (either the plural ending or a folk etymological insert by association with Middle High German stern ‘star’) hagen ‘enclosed field or pasture’. Swedish: probably an ornamental name composed of German Stern ‘star’ + Hagen ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Steinhagen, Ketterhagen, Steffenhagen, Greenhagen, Steinlage

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Sternhagen Family Origin

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Sternhagen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Constable

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sternhagen. The most common Sternhagen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Sternhagen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sternhagen family was Constable.

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Sternhagen Historical Records

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Sternhagen Life Expectancy

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