Steinberg Family History

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Steinberg Name Meaning

German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Swedish (of German origin): habitational name from any of the many places named Steinberg, from Old High German stein ‘stone’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Stein ‘stone’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Sternberg, Stenberg, Steenberg, Weinberg, Steinfeld, Kleinberg

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Steinberg Family Origin

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Steinberg Family Occupations

What did your Steinberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Tailor and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Steinberg. 15% of Steinberg men worked as a Tailor and 42% of Steinberg women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steinberg were Merchant and Tailoress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Tailor
  • Marchande
  • Farmer
  • Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
  • Operator
  • Teacher
  • Tailoress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Steinberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 62,000 census records available for the last name Steinberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steinberg 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 26,000 immigration records available for the last name Steinberg. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Steinberg. For the veterans among your Steinberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steinberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinberg lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Steinberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Steinberg in 1947 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinberg 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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