Steinbauer Family History

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Steinbauer Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German stein ‘stone’ + an agent derivative of bauen ‘to build’, ‘to farm’, hence an occupational name for a stonemason, or a farmer with stony land or whose farm was by a conspicuous rock formation.

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


Similar surnames: Steinhauer, Steinmeyer, Steingraber, Steiner, Steckbauer, Steinacker

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Steinbauer Family Origin

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Steinbauer Family Occupations

What did your Steinbauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steinbauer family was Laborer. The most common Steinbauer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Steinbauer's were Farmers. Farmer, Frame Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinbauer.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Frame Maker

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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Steinbauer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Steinbauer Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Steinbauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Steinbauer in 1961 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

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