Vester Family History

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Vester Name Meaning

German: variant of Fest. Danish: topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement or who had arrived from the west, from vest ‘west’ (see Wester). Slovenian (north central Slovenia): either from a reduced form of the personal name Silvester, or from the German surname Wester.

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


Similar surnames: Wester, Hester, Bester, Ester, Tester, Mester, Fester, Nester, Venter

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Vester Family Origin

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Vester Family Occupations

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  • Student

    50%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hotel Keeper

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Vester family was Hotel Keeper. Student and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vester. The most common Vester occupation in Canada was Student. 50% of Vester's were Students.

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Vester Historical Records

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Vester Life Expectancy

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