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Bestgen Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Sebastian + the suffix -gen, the Rhineland and Central German diminutive and suffix of endearment, parallel to Low German -jen, -ken and standard German -chen.

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


Similar surnames: Westen, Bester, Jessen, Bastien, Beste, Bolten, Nester, Bernsen

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Bestgen Family Origin

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Bestgen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Store Masen

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Bestgen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Bestgen's were Farmers. Farmer and Store Masen were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bestgen.

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Bestgen Historical Records

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Bestgen Life Expectancy

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