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Custer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Köster or Küster ‘sexton’ (see Kuster). English: variant of Coster.

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


Similar surnames: Caster, Coster, Kuster, Cutter, Muster, Luster, Guster, Auster

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Custer Family Origin

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Custer Family Occupations

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  • Cattleman

    11%
  • Gardener Unemp

    11%
  • Hat Sewer

    11%
  • Linen Manufacturer

    11%

In 1881, the most common Custer occupation in the UK was Cattleman. 11% of Custer's were Cattlemans. A less common occupation for the Custer family was Linen Manufacturer. Cattleman, Gardener Unemp and Hat Sewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Custer.

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Custer Historical Records

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Custer Life Expectancy

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