Fichter Family History
Fichter Name Meaning
German:: topographic name for someone who lived near pine trees (originally bei den Fichten Feichten or Feuchten) from Old High German fiohta. The vowel of the first syllable underwent a variety of changes in different dialects. habitational name deriving from any of the places called with this word in Württemberg Bavaria Saxony or Austria. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022