Riester Family History
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Riester Name Meaning
German: from Middle High German riester ‘plow handle’, ‘leather patch’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of plow handles or, in north and central German, a metonymic occupational name for a cobbler.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Riesterer, Rister, Richter, Reuter, Risner, Priester, Rester