Stieve Family History

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Stieve Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German stif ‘stiff’, ‘rigid’.

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


Similar surnames: Stueve, Stief, Stoever, Stuve, Stave, Schieve, Stoebe, Stier, Stice

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Stieve Family Origin

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Stieve Family Occupations

What did your Stieve ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stieve family was Superintendent Door Form. Farmer and Peeling Bark were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stieve. The most common Stieve occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Stieve's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Peeling Bark

    33%
  • Superintendent Door Form

    33%

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

Stieve Historical Records

What Stieve family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stieve. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stieve 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Stieve. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Stieve. For the veterans among your Stieve ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stieve Life Expectancy

What is the average Stieve lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Stieve life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stieve in 1964 was 66, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stieve

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stieve 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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