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Gallenstein Name Meaning

German: unexplained; perhaps a habitational or topographic name from a minor or lost place so named, either from the family name Galle, which derived from the personal name Gallus (Latin for ‘rooster’) or from galle ‘wet, damaged spot (in a field)’ + Stein.

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


Similar surnames: Wallenstein, Falkenstein, Eisenstein, Hartenstein, Adelstein

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Gallenstein Family Origin

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Gallenstein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gallenstein. The most common Gallenstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gallenstein's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Gallenstein | Data not to scale

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