Pitter Family History

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Pitter Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a pit or hollow (see Pitt) + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant. German: variant of Peter. Jewish (from Ukraine): metonymic occupational nanme from Yiddish dialect piter ‘butter’. Compare Putterman.

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


Similar surnames: Gitter, Pitzer, Putter, Petter, Matter, Bitter, Pinter, Mitter

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Pitter Family Origin

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Pitter Family Occupations

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

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  • Ag Laborer

    4%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Canteen Steward

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pitter family was Canteen Steward. The most common Pitter occupation in the UK was Ag Laborer. 4% of Pitter's were Ag Laborers. Ag Laborer, Agricultural Laborer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pitter.

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Pitter Historical Records

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Pitter Life Expectancy

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