Fetner Family History

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Fetner Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Fettner, Pfet(t)ner, an occupational name for a timber worker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German phate ‘beam’, ‘roof timber’ (see Fath).

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


Similar surnames: Fetzer, Fenner, Feiner, Benner, Depner, Zeltner, Finner, Getter

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Fetner Family Origin

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Fetner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Engineer Farmer

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Fetner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Fetner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Engineer Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fetner. A less common occupation for the Fetner family was Grocer.

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Fetner Historical Records

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Fetner Life Expectancy

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