Schoenstein Family History
Schoenstein Name Meaning
German (Schönstein): habitational name from any of numerous places called Schönstein from Middle High German schœn + stein ‘stone rock’. Jewish (Ashkenazic; Schönstein): artificial name composed of German schön ‘beautiful’ + Stein ‘stone’; in some cases it may be habitational (see 1 above).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press