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Sitzer Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German siz ‘seat’, ‘domicile’ (see Sitz). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish zitsn ‘to sit’, possibly applied as a nickname for a stallholder in a marketplace, or else for someone who spent most of his time in study.

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


Similar surnames: Setzer, Fitzer, Stitzer, Spitzer, Pitzer, Stier, Smetzer, Butzer

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Sitzer Family Origin

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Sitzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Labor

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Dresser Tender

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sitzer family was Dresser Tender. Farmer, Farm Labor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sitzer. The most common Sitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Sitzer's were Farmers.

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Sitzer Historical Records

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Sitzer Life Expectancy

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