Hornstein Family History

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Hornstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so named near Sigmaringen and in Bavaria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound of German Horn ‘horn’ + Stein ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Ornstein, Hohnstein, Hartstein, Bernstein, Hohenstein, Rothstein

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Hornstein Family Origin

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Hornstein Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Bank Collector

    9%
  • Bar Keeper

    9%
  • Collector In Bank

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hornstein family was Collector In Bank. Farmer, Bank Collector and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hornstein. The most common Hornstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Hornstein's were Farmers.

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Hornstein Historical Records

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Hornstein Life Expectancy

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