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Steffek Family History

Steffek Name Meaning
German (Sorbian): from a pet form of the personal name Stefan, vernacular form of Latin Stephanus (see Steven).

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

8,256 Historical Documents with Steffek on Ancestry.com
4,806 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
400 Military Records
230 Immigration Records
1,120 Census and Voter Lists
1,700 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Steffek Families

  • Number of Steffek families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Steffek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Steffek Family Origin

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Steffek Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Steffek

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Steffek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Steffek census records

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Military Service by Steffek

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