Gust Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Jodocus, which is either a Latinized form of a Breton name, Iodoc, borne by a 7th-century Breton saint (compare Jost and Joyce) or from a reduced form of the personal name Augustus. Eastern German: probably from Slavic gost ‘stranger’, ‘guest’, hence a nickname like Gast.

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


Similar surnames: Gast, Just, Guse, Pust, Gunst, Kust, Bast, Dust, Rust, Baust

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Gust Family Origin

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Gust Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gust family was Butcher. The most common Gust occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gust's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gust.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Butcher

    3%

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Gust Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Gust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gust in 1949 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

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