Jaster Family History

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Jaster Name Meaning

North German (Frisian): from a Germanic personal name, a variant of Gaster.

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

Similar surnames: Jasper, Jester, Gaster, Kaster, Paster, Easter, Aster, Caster, Master

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Jaster Family Origin

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Jaster Family Occupations

What did your Jaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jaster. A less common occupation for the Jaster family was Shoe Maker. The most common Jaster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Jaster's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Book Keeper

  • Shoe Maker


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

Jaster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Jaster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jaster 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 796 immigration records available for the last name Jaster. 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 969 military records available for the last name Jaster. For the veterans among your Jaster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaster lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Jaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Jaster in 1954 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jaster 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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