Steinkamp Family History

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Steinkamp Name Meaning

North German (standardized from Steenkamp): topographic name for someone living by a field with a prominent rocky outcrop or boulder in it, from Middle Low German sten ‘rock’, ‘stone’ + kamp ‘ enclosed field’.

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


Similar surnames: Trenkamp, Seekamp, Telkamp, Weitkamp, Oldenkamp, Wetenkamp, Heidkamp

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Steinkamp Family Origin

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Steinkamp Family Occupations

What did your Steinkamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Steinkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Steinkamp's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinkamp. A less common occupation for the Steinkamp family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeps House

    4%

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Steinkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Steinkamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Steinkamp lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Steinkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Steinkamp in 1952 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steinkamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steinkamp 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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