Ekstein Family History

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Ekstein Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant of Eckstein.

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


Similar surnames: Eckstein, Epstein, Gerstein, Kerstein, Gersten, Stein, Estrin

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Ekstein Family Origin

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Ekstein Family Occupations

What did your Ekstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ekstein occupation in the USA was Feed Store. 13% of Ekstein's were Feed Stores. A less common occupation for the Ekstein family was Keeps General Store. Feed Store, Grocer and Grocery Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ekstein.

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  • Feed Store

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Grocery Clerk

    13%
  • Keeps General Store

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ekstein ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ekstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ekstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ekstein census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ekstein

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ekstein. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ekstein. For the veterans among your Ekstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ekstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Ekstein lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ekstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ekstein in 1952 was 54, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ekstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ekstein 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.

Famous Ekstein Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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