Paster Family History

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Paster Name Meaning

German: variant of Pastor 2. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Polish pasterz ‘shepherd’. English: generally a variant of Pastor, but possibly in some cases an occupational name for a baker, from an agent derivative of Old French paste ‘paste or dough’.

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


Similar surnames: Pester, Pastor, Plaster, Panter, Master, Poster, Easter, Kasner

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Paster Family Origin

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Paster Family Occupations

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  • Char Woman

    20%
  • Mexican Consular Agent

    20%
  • Private 53 Foot

    20%
  • Silversmiths Assistant

    20%

In 1881, the most common Paster occupation in the UK was Char Woman. 20% of Paster's were Char Womans. Char Woman, Mexican Consular Agent and Private 53 Foot were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paster. A less common occupation for the Paster family was Silversmiths Assistant.

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Paster Historical Records

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Paster Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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