Steinmetz Family History

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Steinmetz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German steinmetze, German Steinmetz ‘stonemason’, ‘worker in stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Steinberg, Stein, Steinfeld, Steiner, Steinhaus, Sternfeld, Steinhoff

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Steinmetz Family Origin

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Steinmetz Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    43%
  • Mason

    14%
  • Painter

    14%
  • Tailor

    14%

In 1881, the most common Steinmetz occupation in Canada was Labourer. 43% of Steinmetz's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Steinmetz family was Tailor. Labourer, Mason and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steinmetz.

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Steinmetz Historical Records

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Steinmetz Life Expectancy

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