Steinhagen Family History

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Steinhagen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the places so named, from Old High German with stein ‘stone’ + hagen ‘enclosure’.

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

Similar surnames: Sternhagen, Steinhauer, Steinhaus, Steffenhagen, Ziegenhagen

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Steinhagen Family Origin

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Steinhagen Family Occupations

What did your Steinhagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steinhagen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Steinhagen's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinhagen. A less common occupation for the Steinhagen family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Steinhagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Steinhagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steinhagen 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 817 immigration records available for the last name Steinhagen. 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 777 military records available for the last name Steinhagen. For the veterans among your Steinhagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steinhagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinhagen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2003, in the United States, Steinhagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Steinhagen in 1952 was 42, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinhagen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinhagen 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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