Rosenstein Family History

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Rosenstein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name compound from German Rosen- ‘rose’ + Stein ‘stone’. German: habitational name from a place so named. As a component of place names, stein ‘rock’, ‘stone’ typically signifies a stone structure such as a castle or house.

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

Similar surnames: Eisenstein, Lowenstein, Hohenstein, Bodenstein, Rothstein, Hornstein

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Rosenstein Family Origin

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Rosenstein Family Occupations

What did your Rosenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rosenstein occupation in the USA was Tailor. 12% of Rosenstein's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Rosenstein family was Painter. Tailor, Merchant and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosenstein.

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  • Tailor

  • Merchant

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Painter


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

Rosenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Rosenstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosenstein 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosenstein. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rosenstein. For the veterans among your Rosenstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosenstein lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rosenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rosenstein in 1943 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosenstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosenstein 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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