Ortwein Family History

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Ortwein Name Meaning

South German: from the Germanic personal name Ortwin, composed of the elements ord ‘point (of a weapon)’ + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Gutwein, Ellwein, Litwin, Wein, Trautwein, Thein, Osten, Oetken

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Ortwein Family Origin

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Ortwein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Keeper Of House

    14%
  • Silver Plater

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Keeper Of House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortwein. A less common occupation for the Ortwein family was Silver Plater. The most common Ortwein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ortwein's were Farmers.

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Ortwein Historical Records

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Ortwein Life Expectancy

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Famous Ortwein Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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