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Estep Family History

Estep Name Meaning
Variant of English Eastop (see Eastep). This name is common in OH, WV, and VA.

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

534,972 Historical Documents with Estep on Ancestry
69,674 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,760 Military Records
730 Immigration Records
31,312 Census and Voter Lists
424,496 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Estep Families

  • Number of Estep families
     113 - 223
     38 - 112
     1 - 37
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Estep families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Estep last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Estep census records

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Estep Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Estep lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Estep Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Estep families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Estep

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Estep Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Estep census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Estep ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Estep Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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