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Deiter Name Meaning

German: from the personal names Detert or Dethard, Low German variants of Diethard, composed of Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + hart ‘strong’. Possibly an altered spelling of Dieter.

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


Similar surnames: Deter, Reiter, Zeiter, Leiter, Nester, Dehler, Beiter, Keiter, Detter

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Deiter Family Origin

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Deiter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deiter. The most common Deiter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Deiter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deiter family was Carpenter.

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Deiter Historical Records

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Deiter Life Expectancy

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