Fettig Family History

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Fettig Name Meaning

in the north, a patronymic from Fett. in the south, from Middle High German vetich ‘wing (of a bird)’. variant of Fath 4.

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


Similar surnames: Gettig, Fetting, Fertig, Rettig, Feig, Fette, Fettes, Feltis, Fetty

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Fettig Family Origin

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Fettig Family Occupations

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  • Rag Dealer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Carriage Blacksmith

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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In 1880, Rag Dealer, Carpenter and Carriage Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fettig. The most common Fettig occupation in the USA was Rag Dealer. 20% of Fettig's were Rag Dealers. A less common occupation for the Fettig family was Farmer.

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Fettig Historical Records

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Fettig Life Expectancy

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