Feest Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Feist.

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

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Feest Family Origin

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Feest Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

In 1880, the most common Feest occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Feest's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Feest. A less common occupation for the Feest family was Saloon Keeper.

Source: Census data for Feest | Data not to scale

Feest Historical Records

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Feest Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Feest life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Feest in 1944 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feest

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