Steding Family History

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Steding Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from the region of Stedingen near Oldenburg (Lower Weser). The place name is composed of Old Saxon stath ‘shore, bank’ + the suffix -ing(en) denoting affiliation. This name is also found in Sweden, where it is of Pomeranian origin.

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

Similar surnames: Stelling, Stein, Skelding, Kaeding, Boeding, Seering, Golding

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Steding Family Origin

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Steding Family Occupations

What did your Steding ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Attendant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Steding. 9% of Steding men worked as a Clerk and 9% of Steding women worked as an Attendant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steding were Manager and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Baker
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Attendant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerical Worker
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Steding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Steding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steding 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Steding. 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 407 military records available for the last name Steding. For the veterans among your Steding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steding Life Expectancy

What is the average Steding lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Steding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Steding in 1965 was 69, and 49 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steding 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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