Stueve Family History

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Stueve Name Meaning

North German (Stüve): from Middle German stuve ‘stump’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on newly cleared land, or nickname for a short, stout man.

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

Similar surnames: Stuve, Stubbe, Stieve, Stuebe, Stuver, Stoebe, Stave, Stuewe, Stoever

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Stueve Family Origin

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Stueve Family Occupations

What did your Stueve ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stueve. 46% of Stueve men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Stueve women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stueve were Farm Hand and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper

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

Stueve Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stueve. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stueve 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 238 immigration records available for the last name Stueve. 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 523 military records available for the last name Stueve. For the veterans among your Stueve ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stueve Life Expectancy

What is the average Stueve lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Stueve life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Stueve in 1947 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stueve

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stueve 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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