Kaste Family History

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Kaste Name Meaning

from Karsten, a pet form of the personal name Christianus (see Christian). metonymic occupational name in northern Germany for a treasurer or a furniture maker, from Middle Low German kaste ‘box’, ‘chest (of drawers)’, also ‘shrine’. from the personal name Kast, an Alemannic short form of Arbogast.

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


Similar surnames: Kaster, Kasten, Kase, Kaske, Kastl, Kast, Kastle, Bast, Sasse, Kosten

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Kaste Family Origin

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Kaste Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Kaste. 28% of Kaste men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kaste Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kaste. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaste census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 534 immigration records available for the last name Kaste. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 512 military records available for the last name Kaste. For the veterans among your Kaste ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaste Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kaste life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Kaste in 1945 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

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