Steil Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived on steep ground, from Middle High German steil ‘steep’.

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

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Steil Family Origin

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Steil Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steil family was Baker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steil. The most common Steil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Steil's were Farmers.

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Steil Historical Records

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Steil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Steil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Steil in 1958 was 42, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steil

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