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Schmitter Name Meaning

German: occupational name for someone who owned or worked at a forge, from Middle High German smitte ‘forge’ + agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Schlitter, Schmitzer, Schetter, Schlotter, Schnitzer, Schmotzer

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Schmitter Family Origin

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Schmitter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Harness Maker

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Schmitter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schmitter's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmitter. A less common occupation for the Schmitter family was Keeps House.

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Schmitter Historical Records

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Schmitter Life Expectancy

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