Steigerwalt Family History

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Steigerwalt Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Steigerwald.

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

Similar surnames: Stierwalt, Steigerwald, Stirewalt, Tewalt, Sweigart, Steuerwald

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Steigerwalt Family Origin

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Steigerwalt Family Occupations

What did your Steigerwalt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steigerwalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Steigerwalt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Steigerwalt family was Carpinter. Farmer, Carpenter and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steigerwalt.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Carpet Weaver

  • Carpinter


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

Steigerwalt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Steigerwalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steigerwalt 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Steigerwalt. 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 668 military records available for the last name Steigerwalt. For the veterans among your Steigerwalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steigerwalt Life Expectancy

What is the average Steigerwalt lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Steigerwalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Steigerwalt in 1951 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

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