When Enoch Rust was born about 1763, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Capt. Enoch Rust, was 40 and his mother, Lucy Mayrick, was 26. He died about 1813, at the age of 52.
Swiss German (also Rüst): topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent elm tree, Rust (Old High German ruost), or in northern Germany for someone who lived by a resting place or halt along a route, from Middle Low German ruste ‘rest’.
German: habitational name from a place called Ruest in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.
German: from the rare personal name Rusto (from Old High German (h)rustan ‘prepare, get ready (for military action)’.
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