When James Henry Steinbeck was born on 22 March 1864, in Ursa, Adams, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Ludrick Steinbeck, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Jane Wible, was 23. He had at least 2 sons with Nancy E Jackson. He lived in Clay, Washington, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Clay Township, Washington, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 8 October 1950, in Rubio, Washington, Iowa, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Highland Cemetery, Richland, Keokuk, Iowa, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: German Dieter, Fritz, Klaus.
North German: habitational name from any of various places called Steinbeck.
South German (Bavaria and Austria): variant of Steinbach .
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