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Schoenstein Name Meaning

German (Schönstein): locational or habitational name, from any of numerous places named Schönstein, from Middle High German schœn + stein ‘stone’, ‘rock’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German schön ‘beautiful’ + Stein ‘stone’; in some cases it may be habitational (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Lichtenstein, Hohenstein, Falkenstein, Schoenthal, Schoenfeld

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Schoenstein Family Origin

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Schoenstein Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Baker

    11%
  • Brickmason

    11%
  • Orchestrial Builder

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoenstein family was Orchestrial Builder. Laborer, Baker and Brickmason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoenstein. The most common Schoenstein occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Schoenstein's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Schoenstein | Data not to scale

Schoenstein Historical Records

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Schoenstein Life Expectancy

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