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Altstadt Name Meaning

German or Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone living in the old quarter of a city, literally ‘old city’, or a habitational name from a place called Altstadt, as for example in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Neustadt, Alstad, Balstad, Elstad, Lystad, Magstadt, Altmann

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Altstadt Family Origin

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Altstadt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Fireman

    14%
  • Preacher

    14%

In 1880, the most common Altstadt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Altstadt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Altstadt family was Preacher. Farmer, Carpenter and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Altstadt.

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Altstadt Life Expectancy

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