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Vester Name Meaning

German: variant of Fest. Danish: topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement or who had arrived from the west, from vest ‘west’ (see Wester). Slovenian (north central Slovenia): either from a reduced form of the personal name Silvester, or from the German surname Wester.

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


Similar surnames: Wester, Hester, Bester, Ester, Tester, Mester, Fester, Nester, Venter

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Vester Family Origin

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Vester Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Bridge Inspector N E R

    11%
  • Carrying On Smith Business

    11%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Bridge Inspector N E R were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vester. A less common occupation for the Vester family was Carrying On Smith Business. The most common Vester occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Vester's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Vester Historical Records

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Vester Life Expectancy

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