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Strobeck Name Meaning

North German (also Ströbeck): habitational or topographic name from a place so named in Saxony-Anhalt, from stro(te)beke ‘a stream flowing through swampy underbrush’. Compare Strodtman.

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


Similar surnames: Strombeck, Storbeck, Robeck, Brobeck, Tobeck, Steckbeck, Stromberg

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Strobeck Family Origin

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Strobeck Family Occupations

What did your Strobeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strobeck. The most common Strobeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Strobeck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strobeck family was Wagon Maker.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Wagon Maker

    7%

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

Strobeck Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Strobeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Strobeck lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Strobeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Strobeck in 1962 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strobeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strobeck 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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