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Santer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably from a short form of the personal name Alexander. Compare Sander. English: variant of Senter. French: variant of Santerre.

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


Similar surnames: Santor, Sander, Kanter, Panter, Sauter, Ganter, Salter, Sanger

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Santer Family Origin

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Santer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Santer. The most common Santer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Santer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Santer family was Keeping House.

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Santer Historical Records

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Santer Life Expectancy

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