Levenstein Family History

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Levenstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, or perhaps an ornamental elaboration associated with the name Leyb; from Middle High German lewe ‘lion’, translating the Yiddish male personal name Leyb (see Low 3) + German stein ‘stone’, ‘rock’. There may have been some confusion between the first element and the personal name Levi (see Levy).

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


Similar surnames: Lowenstein, Feuerstein, Bernstein, Weinstein, Einstein, Hohenstein

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Levenstein Family Origin

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Levenstein Family Occupations

What did your Levenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot Repairer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Levenstein. 8% of Levenstein men worked as a Boot Repairer and 59% of Levenstein women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Levenstein were Dealermanager (gentsw and Secretary (english Gann

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot Repairer
    8%
  • Cabinet Maker
    8%
  • Compositor
    8%
  • Dealermanager (gentsw
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Asst House Keeper
    9%
  • Manageress Gown Shop
    9%
  • Secretary (english Gann
    9%

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

Levenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Levenstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levenstein 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 851 immigration records available for the last name Levenstein. 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 264 military records available for the last name Levenstein. For the veterans among your Levenstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Levenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Levenstein lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Levenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Levenstein in 1957 was 40, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levenstein

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