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Fester Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Silvester. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from inflected form of Yiddish fest ‘firm’.

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

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Fester Family Origin

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Fester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Fester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fester's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fester family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fester.

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Fester Life Expectancy

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