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Braunstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German braun ‘brown’ + Stein ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Blaustein, Bodenstein, Blumstein, Aronstein, Ornstein, Einstein

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Braunstein Family Origin

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Braunstein Family Occupations

What did your Braunstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Braunstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Braunstein's were Farmers. Farmer, Carriage Painter and Coach Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braunstein. A less common occupation for the Braunstein family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carriage Painter

    10%
  • Coach Painter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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Braunstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Braunstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braunstein 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Braunstein. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Braunstein. For the veterans among your Braunstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braunstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Braunstein lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Braunstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Braunstein in 1944 was 23, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braunstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braunstein ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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