When William Henry Luster was born in January 1847, in Noble Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States, his father, Stephen Addison Luster, was 25 and his mother, Eleanor M Blackford, was 18. He married Harriett C. Masters on 27 September 1874, in Vinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 11 December 1923, in Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio, United States.
Probably an altered form of English Lester . This surname is common among African Americans.
German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Lust (see Lust 2).
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): either an artificial extension of Lust 1 or from southern German Luster ‘chandelier’.
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