Pesta Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name István, Hungarian form of Steven.

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

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Pesta Family Origin

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Pesta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Washing Woman

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pesta. The most common Pesta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pesta's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pesta family was Washing Woman.

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Pesta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Pesta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pesta in 1940 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pesta

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