Feest Family History

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Feest Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Feist.

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


Similar surnames: Fees, Feist, Ferst, Fest, Feese, Fiest, Fuess, Leese, Oest, Quest

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Feest Family Origin

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Feest Family Occupations

What did your Feest ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Feest ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Feest Historical Records

What Feest family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Feest. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feest census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Feest

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Feest. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Feest. For the veterans among your Feest ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feest Life Expectancy

What is the average Feest lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feest

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feest ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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