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Castor Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Caistor, in Lincolnshire and Norfolk, Caister in Norfolk, or Castor in Cambridgeshire, all named with Old English cæster ‘Roman fort or town’.

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


Similar surnames: Caston, Catton, Casler, Easton, Cason, Kastor, Easter, Claytor

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Castor Family Origin

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Castor Family Occupations

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  • (Lodging)house Keeper (Dom)

    8%
  • Ag. Lab.

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Constable Metropolitan Police

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Castor family was Constable Metropolitan Police. (Lodging)house Keeper (Dom), Ag. Lab. and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castor. The most common Castor occupation in the UK was (Lodging)house Keeper (Dom). 8% of Castor's were (Lodging)house Keeper (Dom)s.

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Castor Historical Records

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Castor Life Expectancy

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