Caster Family History

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Caster Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Castor. Americanized spelling of German Kaster.

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

Similar surnames: Custer, Cater, Casler, Coster, Canter, Casher, Master, Paster

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Caster Family Origin

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Caster Family Occupations

What did your Caster ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Caster. 16% of Caster men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Caster women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caster were Railway Clerk and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Farmer
  • Railway Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Caster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 70,000 census records available for the last name Caster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caster 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Caster. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Caster. For the veterans among your Caster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caster Life Expectancy

What is the average Caster lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Caster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Caster in 1954 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caster 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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