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Josten Name Meaning

Dutch and German: patronymic from the personal name Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Osten, Joosten, Jostes, Kosten, Posten, Osen, Ooten, Bossen, Jost

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Josten Family Origin

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Josten Family Occupations

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  • General Porter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Josten occupation in the UK was General Porter. 100% of Josten's were General Porters.

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Josten Historical Records

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Josten Life Expectancy

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