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

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  • Dealer In Hides

    25%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    25%
  • Importer Of Leather

    25%
  • Leather Mcht.

    25%

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In 1880, Dealer In Hides, Dry Goods Merchant and Importer Of Leather were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sternfeld. A less common occupation for the Sternfeld family was Leather Mcht.. The most common Sternfeld occupation in the USA was Dealer In Hides. 25% of Sternfeld's were Dealer In Hidess.

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Sternfeld Historical Records

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Sternfeld Life Expectancy

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