Steinmetz Family History

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Steinmetz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German steinmetze, German Steinmetz ‘stonemason’, ‘worker in stone’.

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

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Steinmetz Family Origin

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Steinmetz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steinmetz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinmetz. The most common Steinmetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Steinmetz's were Farmers.

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Steinmetz Historical Records

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Steinmetz Life Expectancy

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