Steurer Family History

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Steurer Name Meaning

German: occupational name, from Middle High German stiurære ‘tax collector’, ‘helmsman’.

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

Similar surnames: Steuer, Seurer, Stenger, Stepper, Stuber, Steiber, Theurer, Steber

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Steurer Family Origin

Where is the Steurer family from?

Steurer Family Occupations

What did your Steurer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steurer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 21% of Steurer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steurer. A less common occupation for the Steurer family was Caining Chairs.

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  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Caining Chairs


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

Steurer Historical Records

What Steurer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Steurer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steurer 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 537 immigration records available for the last name Steurer. 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 828 military records available for the last name Steurer. For the veterans among your Steurer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steurer Life Expectancy

What is the average Steurer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Steurer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Steurer in 1962 was 75, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steurer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steurer 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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