Setzer Family History
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Setzer Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a market inspector or possibly a tax official, Middle High German setzer, an agent derivative of Middle High German setzen ‘to set (prices)’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Setzer, Yiddish zetser ‘typesetter’, ‘compositor of typography’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Netzer, Seltzer, Fetzer, Setter, Sitzer, Semler, Smetzer, Retzer