You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Stermitz relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 3 less people named Stermitz in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 18 people named Stermitz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Stermitz in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 15 people named Stermitz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 4 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,316

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Stermitz families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 67% were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were born in foreign countries