Menter Family History

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Menter Name Meaning

(of Norman origin): nickname from Old French mentur ‘liar’. variant spelling of Minter.

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


Similar surnames: Senter, Menzer, Mentor, Monter, Mencer, Denyer, Metteer, Mester

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Menter Family Origin

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Menter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Brick Maker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Menter family was Brick Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menter. The most common Menter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Menter's were Farmers.

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Menter Historical Records

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Menter Life Expectancy

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