Streiff Family History

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Streiff Name Meaning

from Middle High German streif ‘raid’, hence a nickname for an aggressive warrior, someone who had led war-raids. topographic name from late Middle High German streif ‘narrow strip of land’.

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


Similar surnames: Streich, Streff, Reiff, Streit, Stremel, Streib, Greif, Streng, Stein

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Streiff Family Origin

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Streiff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Streiff family was Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Streiff. The most common Streiff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Streiff's were Farmers.

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Streiff Historical Records

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Streiff Life Expectancy

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