I found the following information on Christian Stein:
Name: Christian STEIN Sex: M Birth: JAN 1890 in Pennslyvania Death: Prior To 1967 in Philadelphia PA
Father: Christian STEIN b: SEP 1856 in Pennslyvania Mother: Hanna b: JAN 1865 in Pennslyvania
Marriage 1 Amelia M. b: 1890/1892 in Pennslyvania Children Walter STEIN b: 19 NOV 1916 in Philladelphia PA ___________________________________________________________ And, his father:
Name: Christian STEIN Sex: M Birth: SEP 1856 in Pennslyvania Note: Originofname: STEIN : 1) German, a metonym for the stone worker; 2) Dutch, originally referred to a person who dwelt by unusual rock or stone used as boundary marks; or possibly the one who lived by heaps of stones or boulders used to mark off the lands of a particular family or tribe; could apply to the bearer with sacred character; 3) Jewish, means 'stone.'
BIOGRAPHY: Found on 1900 US federal Census: 11th ward Philadelphia county series t-623 page 188, microfilm 1456,enumeration district 195. Taken on the 8th day of june 1900.
BIOGRAPHY: Christian Stein head living at 531 front street (difficult to read), born September 1856 was 48 at last birthday, would have been married in 1883 (+/-), He was born in Pennslyvania, His mother and father were both born in Germany. He is currently renting his house. He is listed as a teamster.
BIOGRAPHY: His wife is named Hanna born in January of 1865 she is 35 years old at the time of census, She was born in Pennslyvania, both of her parents came from Ireland, Both of them can read and write and both speak english.
BIOGRAPHY: Christian Jr. is listed next born in January of 1890. He is age 10 at the time of the census. He is in school and reads and writes english.
BIOGRAPHY: Christian Jr's Three other brothers are listed: Robert (March 1892), William (Jan 1896), and Walter (march 1900 2 months old). Robert is also listed as being at scholl and can read and write.
BIOGRAPHY: In the 1920 census: there is a widowed christian stein listed as being a patient at philadelphia general hoispital he is listed as being age 61 born in 1858. ??? Change Date: 26 JAN 2004 at 23:10:21
Father: George Joseph STEIN b: 1825 in Baden /Bayern/Bavaria Germany Mother: Isabella Elizabeth
Marriage 1 Hanna b: JAN 1865 in Pennslyvania Children Christian STEIN b: JAN 1890 in Pennslyvania __________________________________________________________ And, his grandfather:
Name: George Joseph STEIN Sex: M Birth: 1825 in Baden /Bayern/Bavaria Germany Death: 1871? in Pennslyvania? Note: BIOGRAPHY: 1860 Census: Found George Stein age 34, listed as a laborer, living in Philadelphia Penn, Value of home listed as $100.00. Under him is Elizabeth Stein age 32, Christian age 3, and Elizabeth (daughter age 1). Census is listed as Philadelphia ward 11,
BIOGRAPHY: _______________________________________________ FamilySearch may have Georg Stein from Friedlehausen, Pfalz BAYERN born on April 16th 1825. Father was: Heinrich Stein mother Catharina Reeb. Change Date: 21 MAR 2004 at 22:22:17
Marriage 1 Isabella Elizabeth Children Christian STEIN b: SEP 1856 in Pennslyvania