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Schuster Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker or repairer of shoes, Middle High German schuochsutære (a compound of schuoch ‘shoe’ + sutære ‘one who sews’), German Schuster, Yiddish shuster.

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


Similar surnames: Shuster, Schutter, Schuler, Schetter, Huster, Schissel, Schurter

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Schuster Family Origin

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Schuster Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schuster family was Tailor. The most common Schuster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schuster's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuster.

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Schuster Life Expectancy

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