Stegmann Family History

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Stegmann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a narrow or uphill path or by a plank bridge, from Middle High German stec ‘steep path or track’, ‘plank bridge’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Stegemann, Ostermann, Seemann, Wegmann, Stiegman, Steinmann, Overmann

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Stegmann Family Origin

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Stegmann Family Occupations

What did your Stegmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stegmann. The most common Stegmann occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Stegmann's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Stegmann family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Bookkeeper

  • Cigar Maker


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

Stegmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stegmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Stegmann lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Stegmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Stegmann in 1957 was 60, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stegmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stegmann 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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