Heaster Family History

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Heaster Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a hypercorrected form of Easter.

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

Similar surnames: Easter, Peaster, Teaster, Hasher, Hoster, Hester, Keaster, Plaster

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Heaster Family Origin

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Heaster Family Occupations

What did your Heaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heaster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Heaster's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heaster. A less common occupation for the Heaster family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Heaster Historical Records

What Heaster family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Heaster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heaster 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 149 immigration records available for the last name Heaster. 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 304 military records available for the last name Heaster. For the veterans among your Heaster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Heaster lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Heaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Heaster in 1951 was 42, and 26 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heaster 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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