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Steinhardt Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Steinhart, composed of the elements stein ‘stone’ + hart ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Stein ‘stone’ + hart ‘hard’.

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


Similar surnames: Reinhardt, Weinhardt, Meinhardt, Leonhardt, Steinhaus, Neidhardt

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Where is the Steinhardt family from?

You can see how Steinhardt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Steinhardt family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Steinhardt families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 99 Steinhardt families living in New York. This was about 64% of all the recorded Steinhardt's in USA. New York had the highest population of Steinhardt families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Steinhardt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Steinhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Steinhardt. 20% of Steinhardt men worked as a Salesman and 17% of Steinhardt women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steinhardt were Truck Driver and House Work. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    20%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    17%
  • Secretary
    17%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • House Work
    13%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Steinhardt. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Steinhardt. For the veterans among your Steinhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Steinhardt lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Steinhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Steinhardt in 1953 was 61, and 86 in 2004.

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