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Custer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Köster or Küster ‘sexton’ (see Kuster). English: variant of Coster.

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


Similar surnames: Caster, Coster, Kuster, Cutter, Muster, Luster, Guster, Auster

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Custer Family Origin

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Custer Family Occupations

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  • College Student

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Hudson Bay Facter

    25%

In 1881, the most common Custer occupation in Canada was College Student. 50% of Custer's were College Students. A less common occupation for the Custer family was Hudson Bay Facter. College Student and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Custer.

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Custer Historical Records

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Custer Life Expectancy

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