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Kister Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Kist. variant of Kistner. from Kirst, a pet form of the personal name Christian. variant of Küster ‘sexton’ (see Kuster).

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


Similar surnames: Koster, Kuster, Kaster, Rister, Kinter, Kisker, Mitter, Hoster

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Kister Family Origin

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Kister Family Occupations

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  • General Store

    50%
  • Store Clerk

    50%

In 1881, the most common Kister occupation in Canada was General Store. 50% of Kister's were General Stores. General Store and Store Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kister.

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Kister Historical Records

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Kister Life Expectancy

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