Thuston Family History

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Thuston Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Huston, Ruston, Whiston, Hunton, Houston, Hurston, Thurston, Haston

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Thuston Family Origin

Where is the Thuston family from?

Thuston Family Occupations

What did your Thuston ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Thuston family was Carrige Maker. The most common Thuston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Thuston's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thuston.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Carrige Maker


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

Thuston Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Thuston. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thuston 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Thuston. 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 227 military records available for the last name Thuston. For the veterans among your Thuston ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thuston Life Expectancy

What is the average Thuston lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Thuston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Thuston in 1962 was 75, and 54 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thuston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thuston 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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