Koesters Family History

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Koesters Name Meaning

North German (Kösters): variant of Köster (see Koester).

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


Similar surnames: Kosters, Koester, Koestner, Koster, Kiester, Kuester, Boester, Mester

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Koesters Family Origin

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Koesters Family Occupations

What did your Koesters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Koesters. The most common Koesters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Koesters's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koesters family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%

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

Koesters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koesters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koesters census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Koesters

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Koesters. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Koesters. For the veterans among your Koesters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koesters Life Expectancy

What is the average Koesters lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Koesters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Koesters in 1961 was 60, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koesters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koesters 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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