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Kesterson Family History

Kesterson Name Meaning
Patronymic from Kester.

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

111,725 Historical Documents with Kesterson on Ancestry.com
15,469 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,563 Military Records
283 Immigration Records
10,374 Census and Voter Lists
83,036 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kesterson Families

  • Number of Kesterson families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kesterson families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kesterson last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kesterson census records

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Kesterson Family Origin

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Kesterson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kesterson

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Kesterson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kesterson census records

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Kesterson Civil War Service Records

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