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Yester Family Origin

Where is the Yester family from?

Yester Family Occupations

What did your Yester ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Yester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Yester's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yester family was Keeps Grocery Store. Farmer, In Illinois Drying Co. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yester.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • In Illinois Drying Co.

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Keeps Grocery Store

    13%

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

Yester Historical Records

What Yester family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yester. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yester census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Yester

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Yester. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Yester. For the veterans among your Yester ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yester Life Expectancy

What is the average Yester lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Yester life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Yester in 1962 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yester

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yester 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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