Yoast Family History

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Yoast Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Joost or German Jost.

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


Similar surnames: Yoest, Yost, Yoes, Coast, Joost, Kost, Hast, Foist, Yoos, Youse

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Yoast Family Origin

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Yoast Family Occupations

What did your Yoast ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yoast. The most common Yoast occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Yoast's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yoast family was Farms.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Day Laborer

    5%
  • Farms

    5%

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

Yoast Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yoast. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yoast 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 Yoast

Passenger List

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

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Yoast Life Expectancy

What is the average Yoast lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Yoast life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Yoast in 1963 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoast

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yoast 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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