Strebe Family History

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Strebe Name Meaning

German: nickname for a person with drive or ambition, from Middle High German strebe ‘one who strives’.

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

Similar surnames: Stoebe, Steeber, Streb, Strobel, Strenge, Stremel, Strine, Stieber

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Strebe Family Origin

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Strebe Family Occupations

What did your Strebe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Strebe family was Clothing Cutter. The most common Strebe occupation in the USA was Tailor. 33% of Strebe's were Tailors. Tailor, Barber and Car Repairer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strebe.

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  • Tailor

  • Barber

  • Car Repairer

  • Clothing Cutter


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

Strebe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Strebe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strebe 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Strebe. 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 Strebe. For the veterans among your Strebe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strebe Life Expectancy

What is the average Strebe lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Strebe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Strebe in 1952 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strebe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strebe 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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