Winterstein Family History

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Winterstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Eisenach, or perhaps a topographic name from Middle High German winter ‘winter’ + stan ‘stone’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Winter ‘winter’ + Stein ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Silberstein, Weinstein, Lichtenstein, Feuerstein, Winterberg

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Winterstein Family Origin

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Winterstein Family Occupations

What did your Winterstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Refugee Sceking Work Medical analyic and Private Means were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Winterstein. 67% of Winterstein women worked as a Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Refugee Sceking Work Medical analyic
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
    67%
  • Unpaid House Duties
    34%

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

Winterstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winterstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winterstein 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 733 immigration records available for the last name Winterstein. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Winterstein. For the veterans among your Winterstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winterstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Winterstein lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Winterstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Winterstein in 1943 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winterstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winterstein 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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