Reichstein Family History

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Reichstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places named Reichstein (in Saxony) or Reichenstein (in Rhineland, Schleswig-Holstein, and Württemberg).

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

Similar surnames: Beilstein, Einstein, Rechtin, Rothstein, Eichen, Reichwein, Lipstein

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Reichstein Family Origin

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Reichstein Family Occupations

What did your Reichstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reichstein family was Tailor. The most common Reichstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Reichstein's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reichstein.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Plasterer

  • Tailor


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reichstein ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Reichstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reichstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reichstein 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 775 immigration records available for the last name Reichstein. 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 431 military records available for the last name Reichstein. For the veterans among your Reichstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reichstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Reichstein lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Reichstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Reichstein in 1964 was 85, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reichstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reichstein ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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