Kuster Family History
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Kuster Name Meaning
German (also Küster): status name for a sexton or churchwarden, Middle High German kuster (Late Latin custor ‘guard’, ‘warden’). The umlaut of the modern form is due to association with other agent nouns in -er, from Old High German -ari (Latin -arius). Slovenian (Kušter): nickname for a person with disheveled hair, from kušter ‘tuft of hair’, ‘towhead’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Koster, Kuter, Huster, Kuester, Kusler, Muster, Kolter, Kaster