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Paster Name Meaning

German: variant of Pastor 2. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Polish pasterz ‘shepherd’. English: generally a variant of Pastor, but possibly in some cases an occupational name for a baker, from an agent derivative of Old French paste ‘paste or dough’.

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

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Paster Family Origin

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Paster Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paster. A less common occupation for the Paster family was Barber. The most common Paster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Paster's were Farmers.

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Paster Historical Records

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Paster Life Expectancy

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