Maston Family History

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Maston Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Marston, reflecting a local pronunciation, or a habitational name from Mastin Moor in Derbyshire.

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

Similar surnames: Haston, Masson, Baston, Easton, Muston, Marston, Caston, Marton

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Maston Family Origin

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Maston Family Occupations

What did your Maston ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maston. The most common Maston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Maston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maston family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Maston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Maston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maston 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Maston. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Maston. For the veterans among your Maston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maston Life Expectancy

What is the average Maston lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Maston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Maston in 1953 was 52, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maston 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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