Stecher Family History

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Stecher Name Meaning

German: occupational name for someone who castrated farm livestock, Middle High German stechære.

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


Similar surnames: Stacker, Steer, Stepper, Stocker, Speicher, Specker, Steber, Steuer

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Stecher Family Origin

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Stecher Family Occupations

What did your Stecher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stecher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Stecher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stecher family was Butcher. Farmer, Keeping House and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stecher.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%

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

Stecher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stecher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stecher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Stecher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Stecher. For the veterans among your Stecher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stecher Life Expectancy

What is the average Stecher lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stecher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Stecher in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stecher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stecher 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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