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Heeter Name Meaning

North German: habitational name for someone from Heeten in the Netherlands near Deventer. English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Hayter. Compare Heater.

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


Similar surnames: Hester, Herter, Heter, Heater, Deeter, Hegner, Hoster, Nester, Heeke

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Heeter Family Origin

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Heeter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heeter family was Keeping House. The most common Heeter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Heeter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heeter.

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Heeter Historical Records

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Heeter Life Expectancy

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