Steeg Family History

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Steeg Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle Low German stege, Middle Dutch stege, steeg ‘alley’, ‘steep path or track’, also ‘plank bridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Steg, Steig, Stieg, Steer, Steen, Stier, Steeb, Stief, Stein, Steil

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Steeg Family Origin

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Steeg Family Occupations

What did your Steeg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Cabinet Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steeg. The most common Steeg occupation in the USA was Barber. 13% of Steeg's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Steeg family was Tailor.

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  • Barber

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farmer

  • Tailor


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

Steeg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Steeg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steeg 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 790 immigration records available for the last name Steeg. 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 785 military records available for the last name Steeg. For the veterans among your Steeg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steeg Life Expectancy

What is the average Steeg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Steeg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Steeg in 1963 was 67, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steeg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steeg 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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