Findeisen Family History
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Findeisen Name Meaning
German: occupational nickname for an apprentice blacksmith or journeyman, from Middle High German vind- (from vinden ‘to find’) + isen ‘iron’, ‘metal’, literally ‘find iron’. Apprentice names were often humorous; they were traditionally bestowed at high-spirited initiation ceremonies.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ringeisen, Danzeisen, Fieser, Rinderer, Rindels, Leisen, Finken