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Breitenstein Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German breit ‘broad’ + stein ‘rock’, or a habitational name from a place named Breitenstein or Breidenstein (with the same meaning), for example in Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Eisenstein, Lichtenstein, Bernstein, Weinstein, Rosenstein

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Breitenstein Family Origin

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Breitenstein Family Occupations

What did your Breitenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breitenstein. The most common Breitenstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Breitenstein's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Breitenstein family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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Breitenstein Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Breitenstein ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Breitenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Breitenstein lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Breitenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Breitenstein in 1950 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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United States

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