Hayter Family History

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Hayter Name Meaning

English (Hampshire, Dorset, and Wiltshire): topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill or on a piece of raised ground, from Middle English heyt ‘summit’, ‘height’ + the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Hayer, Halter, Hammer, Hatter, Holter, Water, Hauter, Kalter, Hunter

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Hayter Family Origin

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Hayter Family Occupations

What did your Hayter ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Civil Service

    5%

In 1881, the most common Hayter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Hayter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayter. A less common occupation for the Hayter family was Civil Service.

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Hayter Historical Records

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Hayter Life Expectancy

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