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Meester Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: nickname for someone who behaved in a masterful manner, or an occupational name for a teacher or lecturer, or someone who was master of his craft, from Latin magister.

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

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Meester Family Origin

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Meester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    17%
  • Keeps Saloon

    17%

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meester. A less common occupation for the Meester family was Keeps Saloon. The most common Meester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Meester's were Farmers.

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Meester Historical Records

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Meester Life Expectancy

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