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Snyder Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’. Americanized form of German Schneider.

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


Similar surnames: Snider, Sneider, Sayer, Nader, Seyer, Spader, Seader, Sander, Sluder

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Snyder Family Origin

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Snyder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Going To School

    3%
  • Servant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Snyder occupation in Canada was Farmer. 51% of Snyder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Snyder family was Servant. Farmer, Carpenter and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snyder.

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Snyder Life Expectancy

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