Huster Family History

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Huster Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Husten in Westphalia. German: a nickname for someone with a cough, from husten ‘to cough’. German: an occupational name for harvester of grass or grain, from Middle High German husten ‘to set up sheaves of hay or grain’.

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

Similar surnames: Hutter, Hoster, Kuster, Hurter, Poster, Nester, Husted, Huter, Buser

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Huster Family Origin

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Huster Family Occupations

What did your Huster ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Huster occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Huster's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Bootmaker and File Hardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huster. A less common occupation for the Huster family was Pauper.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bootmaker

  • File Hardener

  • Pauper


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Huster ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Huster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Huster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huster 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Huster. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Huster. For the veterans among your Huster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huster Life Expectancy

What is the average Huster lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Huster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Huster in 1961 was 41, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huster 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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