Origin of custer
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|Origin of custer, Meaning of custer
Origin: Kuester is German for the caretaker of the church. The English equivalent would be sexton. A story I heard from an Ed Kuester from New York claims that originally there was a family named Von Fralinger. This was consisted of a father and 4 sons. This family were robber barons. One of the sons had a falling out with his father. He took refuge at the church and became the caretaker. He changed his name to Kuester.
Surnames: Custer, Kuester, Kuster
Submitted by: Pat Kuester Bowen
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