Hohnstein Family History

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Hohnstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Dresden. variant of Hohenstein.

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


Similar surnames: Hornstein, Hohenstein, Rothstein, Rosenstein, Hollstein, Bernstein

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Hohnstein Family Origin

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Hohnstein Family Occupations

What did your Hohnstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Acratary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hohnstein. 10% of Hohnstein men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Hohnstein women worked as an Acratary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hohnstein were Manager and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Farming
    6%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Acratary
    7%
  • Audting Clk
    7%
  • Baker
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    7%

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

Hohnstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hohnstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hohnstein 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 243 immigration records available for the last name Hohnstein. 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 504 military records available for the last name Hohnstein. For the veterans among your Hohnstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hohnstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Hohnstein lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hohnstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hohnstein in 1959 was 49, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hohnstein

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