Kust Family History

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Kust Name Meaning

dialect variant of a nickname from Czech kust, a dialect form of kost ‘bone’. from the German personal name Kunst 2 or 3.

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


Similar surnames: Kost, Kunst, Just, Gust, Kast, Pust, Kus, Kuss, Kurt, Kuse

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Kust Family Origin

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Kust Family Occupations

What did your Kust ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kust occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kust's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kust. A less common occupation for the Kust family was Lumber Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    31%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Lumber Laborer

    8%

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

Kust Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Kust Life Expectancy

What is the average Kust lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kust in 1963 was 77, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kust

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kust 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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