Mondschein Family History

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Mondschein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a house name meaning ‘moonshine’, or a nickname for someone who was bald, from the same word, Middle High German mone, man(d)e + schein. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the German word Mondschein ‘moonshine’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Sonnenschein, Schein, Goldstein, Scheid, Hoeschen, Von Stein, Shein

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Mondschein Family Origin

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Mondschein Family Occupations

What did your Mondschein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Peddlar and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mondschein. The most common Mondschein occupation in the USA was Peddlar. 50% of Mondschein's were Peddlars.

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  • Peddlar

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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

Mondschein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mondschein Life Expectancy

What is the average Mondschein lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mondschein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Mondschein in 1957 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mondschein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mondschein 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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