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Pretzer Name Meaning

Eastern German (of Slavic origin): variant of Pretzner, a habitational name for someone from Pretzsch near Torgau, Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Kretzer, Retzer, Ritzer, Kreutzer, Spreitzer, Pretz, Krenzer, Netzer

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Pretzer Family Origin

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Pretzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    77%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Porter In Store

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pretzer family was Porter In Store. Farmer, Carpenter and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pretzer. The most common Pretzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Pretzer's were Farmers.

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Pretzer Historical Records

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Pretzer Life Expectancy

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