Steinback Family History

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Steinback Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, mainly in northern Norway, named Steinbakk, from stein ‘stone’ + bakke ‘hill’. Altered spelling of German Steinbach.

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

Similar surnames: Steinbach, Steinbeck, Steinberg, Steinruck, Steinhaus, Steinbock

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Steinback Family Origin

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Steinback Family Occupations

What did your Steinback ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steinback occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Steinback's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Steinback family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinback.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Blacksmith


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

Steinback Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Steinback. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steinback 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 765 immigration records available for the last name Steinback. 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 750 military records available for the last name Steinback. For the veterans among your Steinback ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steinback Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinback lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Steinback life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1948. The average life expectancy for Steinback in 1948 was 112, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinback

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinback 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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