Katzenstein Family History

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Katzenstein Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living at a castle known as ‘Cat Rock’, from Middle High German katze ‘cat’ + stein ‘stone’, ‘crag’, ‘rocky peak’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name elaboration of Katz, from German Katze ‘cat’ + Stein ‘stone’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Falkenstein, Hammerstein, Schoenstein, Adelstein, Hartenstein

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Katzenstein Family Origin

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Katzenstein Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    5%
  • Brewery Driver

    5%
  • Broker

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, At Home, Brewery Driver and Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Katzenstein. The most common Katzenstein occupation in the USA was At Home. 5% of Katzenstein's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Katzenstein family was Butcher.

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Katzenstein Historical Records

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Katzenstein Life Expectancy

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