Beilstein Family History

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Beilstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Beilstein, in Hesse, Mosel, and Württemberg, named with an old Germanic field name, from bil ‘steep rock’, ‘cone-shaped mountain’ + stein ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Einstein, Bernstein, Weinstein, Epstein, Adelstein, Reichstein

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Beilstein Family Origin

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Beilstein Family Occupations

What did your Beilstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beilstein occupation in the USA was Butcher. 22% of Beilstein's were Butchers. Butcher, Blacksmith and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beilstein. A less common occupation for the Beilstein family was Farmer.

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  • Butcher

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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Beilstein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beilstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Beilstein lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Beilstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Beilstein in 1954 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beilstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beilstein 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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