Tarwater Family History

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Tarwater Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Turwachter ‘door (or gate) watchman’. Compare Deerwester, Wachter.

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


Similar surnames: Harpster, Clearwater, Crater, Tarner, Vawter, Strater, Tarter

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Tarwater Family Origin

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Tarwater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarwater. The most common Tarwater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Tarwater's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tarwater family was Keeping House.

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Tarwater Historical Records

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Tarwater Life Expectancy

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