Yoest Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Joost or German Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Yoast, Yost, Yoes, Jobst, Yoos, Joost, Youse, Borst, Yount, Foist

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Yoest Family Origin

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Yoest Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    40%
  • Shoe Maker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Yoest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Yoest's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yoest. A less common occupation for the Yoest family was Shoe Maker.

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Yoest Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Yoest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Yoest in 1949 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoest

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