Just Name Meaning

French, English, German, Danish, Catalan, Polish, Czech, Slovak and Hungarian: from a personal name, a vernacular form of Latin Justus meaning ‘honorable’, ‘upright’. There were several early saints of this name, among them a 4th-century bishop of Lyon and a 6th-century bishop of Urgell in Catalonia. South and eastern German: variant of Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Gust, Justo, Pust, Kust, Rust, Justi, Lust, Yust, Jost, Baust

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Just Family Origin

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Just Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Just family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Just. The most common Just occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Just's were Farmers.

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Between 1945 and 2004, Just life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Just in 1945 was 24, and 76 in 2004.

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