Stehman Family History

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Stehman Name Meaning

variant of Steen 2, with the addition of Middle Low German man ‘man’. habitational name (originally Stedemann) for someone from Steden near Bremen.

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


Similar surnames: Stellman, Steckman, Steelman, Wehman, Stegmann, Sturman, Seelman

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Stehman Family Origin

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Stehman Family Occupations

What did your Stehman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stehman. The most common Stehman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Stehman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stehman family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Retired Farmer

    10%
  • Machinist

    8%

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

Stehman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Stehman Life Expectancy

What is the average Stehman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Stehman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stehman in 1947 was 30, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stehman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stehman 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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