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Lichtenstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places named Li(e)chtenstein, from Middle High German lieht ‘bright’ + stein ‘stone’, ‘rock’. All take their name from a castle which formed the original settlement. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Licht ‘light’ + Stein ‘rock’, ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoenstein, Winterstein, Falkenstein, Hohenstein, Hartenstein

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Lichtenstein Family Origin

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Lichtenstein Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    9%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Pawn Broker

    4%

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In 1880, Merchant, Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lichtenstein. A less common occupation for the Lichtenstein family was Pawn Broker. The most common Lichtenstein occupation in the USA was Merchant. 9% of Lichtenstein's were Merchants.

Source: Census data for Lichtenstein | Data not to scale

Lichtenstein Historical Records

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Lichtenstein Life Expectancy

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