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Duston Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place in Northamptonshire, named from Old English dus ‘mound’ or dust ‘dust’ + tun ‘settlement’, ‘farmstead’.

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

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Duston Family Origin

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Duston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Duston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Duston's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duston. A less common occupation for the Duston family was Farming.

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Duston Historical Records

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Duston Life Expectancy

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