Sternfeld Family History

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Sternfeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Sternfeld, in most cases composed of Middle High German ster ‘ram’ + feld ‘fiels’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Stern ‘star’ + Feld ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Steinfeld, Herzfeld, Kleinfeld, Kornfeld, Sternberg, Wiesenfeld

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Sternfeld Family Origin

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Sternfeld Family Occupations

What did your Sternfeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the US named Sternfeld. 34% of Sternfeld men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    34%
  • Proprietor
    23%
  • Machine Operator
    12%
  • Accountant
    12%

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

Sternfeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sternfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sternfeld 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sternfeld. 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 579 military records available for the last name Sternfeld. For the veterans among your Sternfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sternfeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Sternfeld lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sternfeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Sternfeld in 1958 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

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