Retterer Family History

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Retterer Name Meaning

German: probably from a Germanic personal name composed with rad, rat ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ (see Retter), or a variant of Reder 4.

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


Similar surnames: Retter, Rettler, Ketterer, Wetterer, Litterer, Hettwer, Gettler

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Retterer Family Origin

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Retterer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Clothes Manufact.

    9%
  • Merchant

    9%
  • Rolling Mill

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Retterer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Retterer's were Farmers. Farmer, Clothes Manufact. and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Retterer. A less common occupation for the Retterer family was Rolling Mill.

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Retterer Historical Records

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Retterer Life Expectancy

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