Korst Name Meaning

German: from a metathesized short form of the personal name Christianus (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Kirst, Kors, Kort, Kost, Borst, Kerst, Krist, Dorst, Koss, Orsi

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Korst Family Origin

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Korst Family Occupations

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  • Brewer

    25%
  • Janitor In City Building

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Stone Cutter

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Korst occupation in the USA was Brewer. 25% of Korst's were Brewers. A less common occupation for the Korst family was Stone Cutter. Brewer, Janitor In City Building and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Korst.

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Korst Historical Records

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Korst Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Korst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Korst in 1963 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Korst

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