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Hallstein Family History

Hallstein Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hollstein, Holstein, Hartstein, Millstein, Waldstein, Hulstein

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Where is the Hallstein family from?

You can see how Hallstein families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hallstein family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Hallstein families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 13 Hallstein families living in Illinois. This was about 62% of all the recorded Hallstein's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Hallstein families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hallstein surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hallstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hallstein. 27% of Hallstein men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Hallstein women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hallstein were Salesman and Librarian. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Manager
    14%
  • Salesman
    14%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    67%
  • Librarian
    34%
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What Hallstein family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hallstein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallstein census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 316 immigration records available for the last name Hallstein. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 451 military records available for the last name Hallstein. For the veterans among your Hallstein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hallstein lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hallstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hallstein in 1952 was 41, and 98 in 2004.

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