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Fetter Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Vetter. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fat man, from modern German fett, Yiddish fet ‘fat’.

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


Similar surnames: Vetter, Fester, Netter, Futter, Fetzer, Ketter, Detter, Getter

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Fetter Family Origin

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Fetter Family Occupations

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  • School

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fetter. The most common Fetter occupation in Canada was School. 67% of Fetter's were Schools.

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Fetter Historical Records

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Fetter Life Expectancy

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Famous Fetter Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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