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Jester Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a jester, Middle English gester. German: from the Germanic personal name Gastharo, composed of the elements gast ‘warrior’ + heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Bester, Pester, Tester, Jenner, Wester, Jetter, Vester, Mester

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Jester Family Origin

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Jester Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Laundress

    50%

In 1881, Labourer and Laundress were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jester. The most common Jester occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Jester's were Labourers.

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Jester Historical Records

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Jester Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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