Levenstein Family History

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Levenstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, or perhaps an ornamental elaboration associated with the name Leyb; from Middle High German lewe ‘lion’, translating the Yiddish male personal name Leyb (see Low 3) + German stein ‘stone’, ‘rock’. There may have been some confusion between the first element and the personal name Levi (see Levy).

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

Similar surnames: Lowenstein, Feuerstein, Bernstein, Weinstein, Einstein, Hohenstein

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Levenstein Family Origin

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Levenstein Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Levenstein occupation in the USA was Retail Merchant. 100% of Levenstein's were Retail Merchants.

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  • Retail Merchant


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Levenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Levenstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levenstein 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 851 immigration records available for the last name Levenstein. 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 264 military records available for the last name Levenstein. For the veterans among your Levenstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Levenstein Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Levenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Levenstein in 1957 was 40, and 87 in 2004.

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