Steckley Family History

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Steckley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Steckli or Stächeli, from Middle High German steckel(in) ‘small stick, cudgel’ (see Steck).

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


Similar surnames: Steakley, Steckler, Sheckler, Reckley, Steckel, Yeckley, Steedley

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Steckley Family Origin

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Steckley Family Occupations

What did your Steckley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steckley family was Laborer. Farmer, Boarding House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steckley. The most common Steckley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Steckley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Boarding House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Steckley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Steckley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steckley 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 Steckley. 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 Steckley. For the veterans among your Steckley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steckley Life Expectancy

What is the average Steckley lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Steckley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Steckley in 1960 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steckley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steckley 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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