Steinmiller Family History

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Steinmiller Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Steinmüller. distinguishing name for a miller whose mill was built of stone or located by a distinctive rock formation, from Middle High German stein ‘stone’ + müller ‘miller’. habitational name for someone from a place called Steinmühle (literally ‘stone mill’).

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

Similar surnames: Heinmiller, Steinhilber, Steinmeyer, Steinacker, Weismiller

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Steinmiller Family Origin

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Steinmiller Family Occupations

What did your Steinmiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steinmiller occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Steinmiller's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinmiller. A less common occupation for the Steinmiller family was Harness Maker.

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  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher

  • Harness Maker


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

Steinmiller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Steinmiller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steinmiller 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 260 immigration records available for the last name Steinmiller. 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 467 military records available for the last name Steinmiller. For the veterans among your Steinmiller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steinmiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinmiller lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Steinmiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Steinmiller in 1955 was 73, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinmiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinmiller 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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