Reust Family History

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Reust Name Meaning

Dutch (van Reust): topographic name, ultimately from French (les) rues ‘streets’.

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

Similar surnames: Reus, Meuse, Rust, Reise, Rens, Faust, Geist, Pust, Lust, West

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Reust Family Origin

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Reust Family Occupations

What did your Reust ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Nurse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reust. A less common occupation for the Reust family was Physician. The most common Reust occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Reust's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Nurse

  • Physician


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

Reust Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reust. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reust 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Reust. 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 423 military records available for the last name Reust. For the veterans among your Reust ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reust Life Expectancy

What is the average Reust lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Reust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Reust in 1959 was 57, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reust 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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