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Feuerstein Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a seller of flints, or topographic name for someone who lived near an outcrop of flint, from Middle High German viur ‘fire’ + stein ‘stone’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Feuer ‘fire’ + Stein ‘stone’, or an ornamental name from the German Feuerstein ‘flint’.

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


Similar surnames: Eckstein, Levenstein, Winterstein, Bernstein, Hammerstein, Lowenstein

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Feuerstein Family Origin

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Feuerstein Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Brick Mason

    10%
  • Brush Maker

    10%
  • Carpet Weaver

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feuerstein family was Carpet Weaver. Blacksmith, Brick Mason and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feuerstein. The most common Feuerstein occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 10% of Feuerstein's were Blacksmiths.

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Feuerstein Historical Records

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Feuerstein Life Expectancy

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Famous Feuerstein Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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