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Hust Family History

Hust Name Meaning

German: habitational name from various places, for example Huste near Melle or Husten near Olpe.

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


Similar surnames: Hurst, Host, Hulst, Lust, Hast, Dust, Huss, Hunt, Kust, Hurt

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Where is the Hust family from?

You can see how Hust families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hust family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hust families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 5 Hust families living in Georgia. This was about 17% of all the recorded Hust's in the USA. Georgia and 2 other states had the highest population of Hust families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hust surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hust ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hust. 22% of Hust men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Hust women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hust were Salesman and Stenographer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    13%
  • Cook
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
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What Hust family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Hust. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hust census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hust. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hust. For the veterans among your Hust ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hust lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hust in 1945 was 27, and 87 in 2004.

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