Kastor Family History

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Kastor Name Meaning

German: from the Roman personal name Castor (meaning ‘beaver’). It was the name of the patron saint of Koblenz, a 4th century priest and missionary who worked in the area of the Mosel.

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

Similar surnames: Pastor, Castor, Kantor, Kaster, Kaspar, Rasor, Kanter, Astor, Kaste

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Kastor Family Origin

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Kastor Family Occupations

What did your Kastor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kastor. 40% of Kastor men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Kastor women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kastor were Truck Driver and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Maid
  • Secretary

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

Kastor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kastor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kastor 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 684 immigration records available for the last name Kastor. 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 283 military records available for the last name Kastor. For the veterans among your Kastor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kastor Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kastor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kastor in 1953 was 21, and 46 in 2004.

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