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Jostes Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic form from Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Josten, Joosten, Osten, Boster, Montes, Kosten, Postel, Lottes, Oster

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Jostes Family Origin

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Jostes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jostes. The most common Jostes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Jostes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jostes family was Cigar Maker.

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Jostes Historical Records

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Jostes Life Expectancy

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