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Keiter Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly a South German derivative of Kaut.

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


Similar surnames: Keitel, Ketter, Kreiter, Keiler, Beiter, Deiter, Kelter, Reiter

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Keiter Family Origin

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Keiter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keiter. A less common occupation for the Keiter family was Laborer. The most common Keiter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Keiter's were Farmers.

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Keiter Historical Records

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Keiter Life Expectancy

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