Steyer Family History

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Steyer Name Meaning

German: probably a regional name for someone from Steiermark (Styria) in Austria.

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


Similar surnames: Steer, Steger, Seyer, Steber, Speyer, Styer, Steuer, Stever, Stuber

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Steyer Family Origin

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Steyer Family Occupations

What did your Steyer ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%

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

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Steyer Historical Records

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Steyer Life Expectancy

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Famous Steyer Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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