Stieb Family History

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Stieb Name Meaning

German: variant of Steib (see Staub). North German: from the short form of a Germanic personal name composed with stide ‘stiff’, ‘hard’.

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

Similar surnames: Stief, Stiel, Sieb, Sieg, Sien, Stien, Siem, Stier, Steeb, Stieg

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Stieb Family Origin

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Stieb Family Occupations

What did your Stieb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Brewer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stieb. The most common Stieb occupation in the USA was Barber. 25% of Stieb's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Stieb family was Farmer.

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  • Barber

  • Brewer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


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

Stieb Historical Records

What Stieb family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 968 census records available for the last name Stieb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stieb 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 186 immigration records available for the last name Stieb. 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 390 military records available for the last name Stieb. For the veterans among your Stieb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stieb Life Expectancy

What is the average Stieb lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Stieb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Stieb in 1964 was 72, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stieb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stieb 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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