Kester Family History

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Kester Name Meaning

Perhaps Dutch: see Keister.

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

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Kester Family Origin

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Kester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kester family was Carpenter. The most common Kester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Kester's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kester.

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Kester Life Expectancy

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