Slotter Family History

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Slotter Name Meaning

Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a locksmith, from Middle Dutch slo(e)t ‘lock’, ‘clasp’, + -er, suffix of agent nouns.

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


Similar surnames: Slott, Slote, Lotter, Otter, Kloster, Shutter, Potter, Sliter

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Slotter Family Origin

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Slotter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Field Hand

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Slotter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Slotter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Slotter family was Field Hand. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slotter.

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Slotter Historical Records

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Slotter Life Expectancy

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