Knust Name Meaning

North German: from knust ‘knot’, ‘crust (of a loaf)’, hence possibly a nickname for a stocky person or a tough character.

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


Similar surnames: Knost, Nutt, Kust, Knaust, Knaus, Faust, Pust, Nuss, Angst, Baust

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Knust Family Origin

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Knust Family Occupations

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  • Hatter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Knust occupation in the UK was Hatter. 100% of Knust's were Hatters.

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Knust Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Knust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Knust in 1941 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knust

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