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Steiber Name Meaning

German (Swabian): metonymic occupational name for a miller, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouben ‘to whip up dust’.

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


Similar surnames: Steber, Steiner, Steeber, Steiger, Reiber, Treiber, Seiner, Stober

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Steiber Family Origin

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Steiber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    10%
  • Breaks On R.R.

    5%
  • Housekeeper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Steiber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Steiber's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Breaks On R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steiber. A less common occupation for the Steiber family was Housekeeper.

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Steiber Historical Records

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Steiber Life Expectancy

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