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Latter Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a worker in wood or a nickname for a thin person, from an agent derivative of Middle English latt ‘thin narrow strip of wood’, ‘lath’ (Old English lætt). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a cobbler, tinker, or the like, from an agent derivative of Yiddish laten ‘to patch’, ‘to repair’.

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


Similar surnames: Matter, Lattner, Latner, Laster, Natter, Hatter, Cater, Lister

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Latter Family Origin

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Latter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Fisherman

    14%
  • Going To School

    11%
  • Scholar

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Latter. A less common occupation for the Latter family was Scholar. The most common Latter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Latter's were Farmers.

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Latter Historical Records

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Latter Life Expectancy

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