Koestler Family History

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Koestler Name Meaning

topographic name from Latin costa ‘rocky ledge’. variant of Koster.

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


Similar surnames: Koestner, Kostner, Koester, Kiesler, Diestler, Kossler, Kastler

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Koestler Family Origin

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Koestler Family Occupations

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  • News Dealer

    33%
  • Safe Manufacturer

    33%
  • Seamstress

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koestler family was Seamstress. The most common Koestler occupation in the USA was News Dealer. 33% of Koestler's were News Dealers. News Dealer and Safe Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Koestler.

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Koestler Historical Records

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Koestler Life Expectancy

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