Steinkraus Family History

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Steinkraus Name Meaning

North German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle Low German sten ‘stone(ware)’ + kros, krus ‘jug’, German Stein + Krauss, hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter or an occupational name for an innkeeper.

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


Similar surnames: Steinhaus, Weintraub, Steinkamp, Steinbach, Steiner, Steinbauer

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Steinkraus Family Origin

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Steinkraus Family Occupations

What did your Steinkraus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steinkraus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Steinkraus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinkraus. A less common occupation for the Steinkraus family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%

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

Steinkraus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Steinkraus Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinkraus lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Steinkraus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Steinkraus in 1951 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinkraus

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