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Redstone Name Meaning

Jewish (American): English translation of the Ashkenazic family name Rothstein.

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

Similar surnames: Greenstone, Gladstone, Stone, Lidstone, Blystone, Freestone

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Where is the Redstone family from?

You can see how Redstone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Redstone family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Redstone families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1880 there were 12 Redstone families living in California. This was about 29% of all the recorded Redstone's in the USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Redstone families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Redstone surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Redstone ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Redstone. 25% of Redstone men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Manager
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 785 immigration records available for the last name Redstone. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Redstone. For the veterans among your Redstone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Redstone lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Redstone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Redstone in 1963 was 72, and 67 in 2004.

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