Steger Family History

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Steger Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a path or by a plank bridge, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stec ‘steep path or track’, ‘narrow bridge’.

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

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Steger Family Origin

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Steger Family Occupations

What did your Steger ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steger. The most common Steger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Steger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Steger family was Farming.

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Steger Historical Records

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Steger Life Expectancy

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Famous Steger Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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