Emter Name Meaning

German: variant of Empter, an occupational name for a farmer who took a second cut of hay from a field in a single season, from German Öhmt, Empte, ‘the second cut of hay’.

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


Similar surnames: Ester, Emmer, Etter, Enter, Elter, Kemper, Esser, Emler, Water

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Emter Family Origin

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Emter Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Works Lumber Yard

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Emter occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Emter's were Laborers. Laborer and Works Lumber Yard were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Emter.

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Emter Historical Records

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Emter Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Emter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Emter in 1964 was 85, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emter

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