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Hohnstein Family History

Hohnstein Name Meaning
German: habitational name from a place so named near Dresden.variant of Hohenstein.

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

13,838 Historical Documents with Hohnstein on Ancestry.com
1,916 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
496 Military Records
238 Immigration Records
1,031 Census and Voter Lists
10,157 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hohnstein Families

  • Number of Hohnstein families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hohnstein families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hohnstein last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hohnstein census records

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Hohnstein Family Origin

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Hohnstein Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hohnstein

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Hohnstein Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hohnstein census records

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Military Service by Hohnstein

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