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Collister Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and Manx: reduced form of McCollister, a variant form of McAllister.

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


Similar surnames: Callister, Mccollister, Mcallister, Cluster, Collette, Mccallister

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Collister Family Origin

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Collister Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • Ship Carpenter

    33%
  • Wheelwright

    33%

In 1881, the most common Collister occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Collister's were Clerks. Clerk and Ship Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Collister. A less common occupation for the Collister family was Wheelwright.

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Collister Life Expectancy

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