Hohenstein Family History

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Hohenstein Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places so named. German: topographic name composed of Middle High German hohen, an inflected form of hoch ‘high’ + stein ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenstein, Bodenstein, Lowenstein, Schoenstein, Hornstein, Hohnstein

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Hohenstein Family Origin

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Hohenstein Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hohenstein ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Clerk In Manufact.

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hohenstein. A less common occupation for the Hohenstein family was Clerk In Manufact.. The most common Hohenstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hohenstein's were Farmers.

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Hohenstein Historical Records

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Hohenstein Life Expectancy

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