Doster Family History
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Doster Name Meaning
German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German doste, toste ‘wild thyme’, ‘shrub’, ‘bouquet’ (see Dost), hence a topographic name, especially for someone whose land abutted an uncultivated piece of land, or possibly an occupational name for a dealer in herbs. Belgian French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from either of two places in the province of Luxembourg named Oster.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Oster, Hoster, Poster, Koster, Dosser, Doser, Nester, Easter, Moster