Guist Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. Possibly a metathesized spelling of Italian Giust, a variant of Giusti.

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


Similar surnames: Guisti, Guinto, Grist, Gist, Guile, Guier, Quist, Weist, Huitt, Guise

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Guist Family Origin

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Guist Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Guist occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Guist's were Servants.

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Guist Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Guist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Guist in 1961 was 63, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guist

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