Last name origins & meanings:
- English: possibly from a medieval personal name Tustin,
derived via Old French Toustin from Old Norse
Þorsteinn ‘Thor’s stone’. Compare Thurston.
- Altered form of French D’Estaing, a topographic name, with
the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone who lived by a pond,
Old French esta(i)ng, or a habitational name for someone from a
place named with this word, for example Estaing in Aveyron and Hautes
- French: habitational name, with preposition
de, for someone from Stain in the Belgian province of Namur.
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