Stieve Family History

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Stieve Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German stif ‘stiff’, ‘rigid’.

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

Similar surnames: Stueve, Stief, Stoever, Stuve, Stave, Schieve, Stoebe, Stier, Stice

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Stieve Family Origin

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Stieve Family Occupations

What did your Stieve ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Stieve. 40% of Stieve men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Police Officer
  • Plumber

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

Stieve Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stieve. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stieve 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 217 immigration records available for the last name Stieve. 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 341 military records available for the last name Stieve. For the veterans among your Stieve ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stieve Life Expectancy

What is the average Stieve lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Stieve life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stieve in 1964 was 66, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stieve

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stieve 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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