Halberstam Family History

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Halberstam Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental form of a habitational name from the town of Halberstadt in Saxony. The last syllable was replaced with German Stamm ‘trunk’.

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

Similar surnames: Halberstadt, Halberg, Haberer, Albert, Alberti, Haubert, Hillestad

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Halberstam Family Origin

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Halberstam Family Occupations

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In 1940, Rabbi was the top reported job for people in the US named Halberstam. 64% of Halberstam men worked as a Rabbi

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Rabbi
  • Farmer
  • Salesman

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Halberstam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 166 census records available for the last name Halberstam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halberstam 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 561 immigration records available for the last name Halberstam. 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 46 military records available for the last name Halberstam. For the veterans among your Halberstam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halberstam Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Halberstam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Halberstam in 1963 was 68, and 83 in 2003.

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