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Mister Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of the southern French surname Mistre, a variant of Maitre.

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


Similar surnames: Mixter, Master, Kister, Rister, Lister, Muster, Mester, Miser, Eister

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Mister Family Origin

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Mister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Oysterman

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Mister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Mister's were Farmers. Farmer, Oysterman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mister. A less common occupation for the Mister family was Keeping House.

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Mister Historical Records

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Mister Life Expectancy

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