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Motter Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German mot ‘mud’, ‘mire’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Matter, Mutter, Mitter, Zotter, Rotter, Cotter, Notter, Otter, Lotter

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Motter Family Origin

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Motter Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Motter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Shipping Merchant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Motter occupation in the UK was Shipping Merchant. 100% of Motter's were Shipping Merchants.

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Motter Historical Records

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Motter Life Expectancy

What is the average Motter lifespan?

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Famous Motter Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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