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Etters Name Meaning

Variant of German Etter 2. The name is associated mainly with NC and SC, from the 18th century onward.

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


Similar surnames: Etter, Petters, Nethers, Emter, Enders, Eggers, Ester, Detter, Netter

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Etters Family Origin

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Etters Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Miller

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Etters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Etters's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Etters family was Miller. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Etters.

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Etters Life Expectancy

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