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Mester Name Meaning

North German form of Meister or Dutch variant of Meester. Hungarian: occupational name for a teacher, or master craftsman, from the vocabulary word mester ‘master’, ‘craftsman’, or alternatively a status name for a learned person. Compare Meister.

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


Similar surnames: Master, Meister, Meester, Vester, Bester, Tester, Pester, Muster

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Mester Family Origin

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Mester Family Occupations

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  • Brewery Lab

    50%
  • Nurse

    50%

In 1881, Brewery Lab and Nurse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mester. The most common Mester occupation in the UK was Brewery Lab. 50% of Mester's were Brewery Labs.

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Mester Historical Records

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Mester Life Expectancy

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Famous Mester Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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