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Gerstenfeld Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name compound composed of German Gerst(en) ‘barley’ + Feld ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenfeld, Ehrenfeld, Gerstenkorn, Sternfeld, Wiesenfeld, Steinfeld

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Gerstenfeld Family Origin

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Gerstenfeld Family Occupations

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  • Button Hole Maker

    50%
  • Button Whole Bus.

    50%

In 1880, button Hole Maker and Button Whole Bus. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gerstenfeld. The most common Gerstenfeld occupation in the USA was Button Hole Maker. 50% of Gerstenfeld's were Button Hole Makers.

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Gerstenfeld Historical Records

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Gerstenfeld Life Expectancy

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