Eisenstein Family History

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Eisenstein Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a place where iron ore was extracted, or perhaps a habitational name from a place named for its iron workings. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound of German Eisen ‘iron’ + Stein ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenstein, Einstein, Weinstein, Levenstein, Bodenstein, Lowenstein

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Eisenstein Family Origin

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Eisenstein Family Occupations

What did your Eisenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eisenstein occupation in the USA was Cap Maker. 17% of Eisenstein's were Cap Makers. Cap Maker, D.Goods Store and Keeping Hse were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eisenstein. A less common occupation for the Eisenstein family was Keeps Shirt Factory.

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  • Cap Maker

    17%
  • D.Goods Store

    17%
  • Keeping Hse

    17%
  • Keeps Shirt Factory

    17%

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Eisenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Eisenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Eisenstein lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Eisenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eisenstein in 1947 was 40, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eisenstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eisenstein 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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