Metter Family History

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Metter Name Meaning

variant of Meth. from a Germanic personal name based on mahal ‘gathering place’, ‘court’.

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


Similar surnames: Ketter, Detter, Retter, Mitter, Mester, Mettler, Metten, Petter

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Metter Family Origin

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Metter Family Occupations

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  • Thatcher

    67%
  • Agr Labourer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Metter occupation in the UK was Thatcher. 67% of Metter's were Thatchers. Thatcher and Agr Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Metter.

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Metter Historical Records

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Metter Life Expectancy

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