Eastep Family History

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Eastep Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Eastop, a habitational name from a place in Shropshire called Easthope, named with Old English est ‘east’, ‘eastern’ + hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Easter, Easton, Estep, East, Eastes, Haisten, Laster, Master, Paster

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Eastep Family Origin

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Eastep Family Occupations

What did your Eastep ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eastep family was Keeping House. The most common Eastep occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Eastep's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eastep.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Eastep Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Eastep. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eastep 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 54 immigration records available for the last name Eastep. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Eastep. For the veterans among your Eastep ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eastep Life Expectancy

What is the average Eastep lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Eastep life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Eastep in 1956 was 61, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eastep

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eastep 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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