Koestner Family History

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Koestner Name Meaning

North German: variant of Köster (see Koster). German: habitational name for someone from a place called Kösten, near Bamberg, or Köstenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Kostner, Kettner, Koester, Koestler, Koster, Koellner, Kestner

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Koestner Family Origin

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Koestner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koestner. The most common Koestner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Koestner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koestner family was Keeping House.

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Koestner Historical Records

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Koestner Life Expectancy

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