Just Name Meaning

French, English, German, Danish, Catalan, Polish, Czech, Slovak and Hungarian: from a personal name, a vernacular form of Latin Justus meaning ‘honorable’, ‘upright’. There were several early saints of this name, among them a 4th-century bishop of Lyon and a 6th-century bishop of Urgell in Catalonia. South and eastern German: variant of Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Gust, Justo, Pust, Kust, Rust, Justi, Lust, Yust, Jost, Baust

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Just Family Origin

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Just Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Ag Laborer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Just family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Just occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 7% of Just's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Farmer and Ag Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Just.

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Between 1945 and 2004, Just life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Just in 1945 was 24, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Just

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