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Milstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a miller, or ornamental name, from Yiddish milshteyn ‘millstone’.

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


Similar surnames: Millstein, Kirstein, Einstein, Eckstein, Stein, Goldstein, Weinstein

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Milstein Family Origin

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Milstein Family Occupations

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Milstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Milstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milstein 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 Milstein. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Milstein. For the veterans among your Milstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milstein Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Milstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Milstein in 1954 was 63, and 82 in 2004.

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