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Wallenstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Wallenstein (originally Waldenstein ‘forest rock’) in Bohemia. This is the name of a famous dynasty of Czech counts. See also Waldstein. It was also adopted as a Jewish name.

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


Similar surnames: Gallenstein, Wallerstein, Falkenstein, Waldstein, Hartenstein

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Wallenstein Family Origin

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Wallenstein Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Wallenstein occupation in the USA was Butcher. 12% of Wallenstein's were Butchers. Butcher, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wallenstein. A less common occupation for the Wallenstein family was Cigar Maker.

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Wallenstein Life Expectancy

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