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Lawter Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant of Lauder.

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


Similar surnames: Lawder, Lawther, Baxter, Slawter, Laster, Lyster, Gaiter, Satter

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Lawter Family Origin

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Lawter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Dry Goods Mercht.

    11%
  • Keeps House

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Lawter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Lawter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Dry Goods Mercht. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lawter. A less common occupation for the Lawter family was Keeps House.

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Lawter Historical Records

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Lawter Life Expectancy

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