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Sitzer Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German siz ‘seat’, ‘domicile’ (see Sitz). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish zitsn ‘to sit’, possibly applied as a nickname for a stallholder in a marketplace, or else for someone who spent most of his time in study.

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


Similar surnames: Setzer, Fitzer, Stitzer, Spitzer, Pitzer, Stier, Smetzer, Butzer

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Sitzer Family Origin

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Sitzer Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    50%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Pedlar

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sitzer family was Pedlar. Going To School, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sitzer. The most common Sitzer occupation in Canada was Going To School. 50% of Sitzer's were Going To Schools.

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Sitzer Historical Records

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Sitzer Life Expectancy

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