Fuston Family History

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Fuston Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of the English habitational name Forston, which was often written Furston in the 16th century. In the U.S., it occurs predominantly in TN and TX.

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

Similar surnames: Ruston, Boston, Fulton, Duston, Foston, Muston, Fuson, Baston, Roston

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Fuston Family Origin

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Fuston Family Occupations

What did your Fuston ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fuston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Fuston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fuston family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Farming and D. G. Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuston.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • D. G. Merchant

  • Day Laborer


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Fuston Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 197 immigration records available for the last name Fuston. 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 507 military records available for the last name Fuston. For the veterans among your Fuston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fuston Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Fuston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Fuston in 1954 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

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