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Shecter Name Meaning

probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Schechter, an occupational name for someone who made shafts for spears and lances, from Middle Low German schacht ‘shaft’.

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


Similar surnames: Schetter, Shutter, Sheckler, Sester, Hester, Shuster, Shetter, Herter

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Shecter Family Origin

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Shecter Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Shecter occupation in the USA was Butcher. 100% of Shecter's were Butchers.

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Shecter Historical Records

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Shecter Life Expectancy

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