Steindorf Family History

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Steindorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so called, named with German Stein ‘stone’ + Dorf ‘village’.

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

Similar surnames: Steinborn, Seedorf, Steinberg, Steinhoff, Westendorf, Altendorf

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Steindorf Family Origin

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Steindorf Family Occupations

What did your Steindorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steindorf. A less common occupation for the Steindorf family was Carpenter & Joiner. The most common Steindorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Steindorf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter & Joiner


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

Steindorf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Steindorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Steindorf lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Steindorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Steindorf in 1955 was 41, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steindorf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steindorf 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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