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Sester Name Meaning

South German (Baden): metonymic occupational name for a cooper who made measures, from Middle High German sehster, a dry or liquid measure (Latin sextarius).

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


Similar surnames: Tester, Pester, Wester, Ester, Nester, Bester, Setter, Hester, Jester

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Sester Family Origin

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Sester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • At Home

    17%
  • Brick Layer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

In 1880, the most common Sester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sester's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sester. A less common occupation for the Sester family was Keeping House.

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Sester Historical Records

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Sester Life Expectancy

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