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Weinstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Wein ‘wine’ + Stein ‘stone’. Perhaps also German: topographic name for someone who lived by a field named with Middle High German win ‘wine’ + stein ‘stone’.

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

Similar surnames: Einstein, Feinstein, Bernstein, Reinstein, Waldstein, Eckstein

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Weinstein Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Weinstein name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Weinstein. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • European Jewish


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


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Weinstein Family Origin

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Weinstein Family Occupations

What did your Weinstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Weinstein occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Weinstein's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer


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Weinstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 62,000 census records available for the last name Weinstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weinstein 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 31,000 immigration records available for the last name Weinstein. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Weinstein. For the veterans among your Weinstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weinstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Weinstein lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Weinstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Weinstein in 1944 was 28, and 81 in 2004.

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