Sternberg Family History

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Sternberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places so named all over Germany. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Stern ‘star’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

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Sternberg Family Origin

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Sternberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Merchant

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Sternberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Sternberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sternberg. A less common occupation for the Sternberg family was Carpenter.

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Sternberg Historical Records

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Sternberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Sternberg Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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