Hagelstein Family History

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Hagelstein Name Meaning

German: nickname for a hot-headed, irascible man, from Middle High German Hagelstein ‘hailstone’.

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


Similar surnames: Adelstein, Hartstein, Hohenstein, Himmelstein, Goldstein, Holstein

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Hagelstein Family Origin

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Hagelstein Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Hagelstein occupation in the USA was Photographer. 33% of Hagelstein's were Photographers. A less common occupation for the Hagelstein family was Liquor Saloon. Photographer, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hagelstein.

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  • Photographer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Liquor Saloon

    17%

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

Hagelstein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hagelstein. 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 Hagelstein. For the veterans among your Hagelstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hagelstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Hagelstein lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hagelstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Hagelstein in 1960 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hagelstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hagelstein 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.

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