Masten Family History

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Masten Name Meaning

Dutch: from a pet form of a Germanic personal name, either the female name Machthild (see Mould) or the male name Machtolf, composed of the elements maht, meht ‘strength’, ‘might’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Kasten, Master, Hasten, Massey, Kosten, Astin, Maser, Martel, Marien

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Masten Family Origin

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Masten Family Occupations

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  • Agent To Metallic Bedstead (& Manufacturer)

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Milk Seller

    33%

In 1881, the most common Masten occupation in the UK was Agent To Metallic Bedstead (& Manufacturer). 33% of Masten's were Agent To Metallic Bedstead (& Manufacturer)s. A less common occupation for the Masten family was Milk Seller. Agent To Metallic Bedstead (& Manufacturer) and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Masten.

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Masten Historical Records

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Masten Life Expectancy

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