Steffenhagen Family History

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Steffenhagen Name Meaning

North German: probably a habitational name from a minor place named with the personal name Steffen + Middle Low German hagen ‘enclosure’.

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

Similar surnames: Sternhagen, Steinhagen, Ketterhagen, Greenhagen, Ziegenhagen

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Steffenhagen Family Origin

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Steffenhagen Family Occupations

What did your Steffenhagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steffenhagen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Steffenhagen's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Steffenhagen. A less common occupation for the Steffenhagen family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

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  • Farming


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Steffenhagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Steffenhagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steffenhagen 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 301 immigration records available for the last name Steffenhagen. 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 551 military records available for the last name Steffenhagen. For the veterans among your Steffenhagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steffenhagen Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Steffenhagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Steffenhagen in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

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