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Alters Name Meaning

Variant of German Alter.

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

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Alters Family Origin

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Alters Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Brick Layer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Alters family was Brick Layer. The most common Alters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Alters's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alters.

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Alters Life Expectancy

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