Smetzer Family History

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Smetzer Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Schmetzer, a nickname for a garrulous person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German smetzen ‘to chatter’.

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


Similar surnames: Setzer, Stetzer, Fetzer, Metzner, Kretzer, Seltzer, Retzer, Stelzer

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Smetzer Family Origin

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Smetzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Gentleman

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Gentleman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Smetzer. The most common Smetzer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Smetzer's were Farmers.

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Smetzer Historical Records

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Smetzer Life Expectancy

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