Smetzer Family History

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Smetzer Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Schmetzer, a nickname for a garrulous person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German smetzen ‘to chatter’.

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


Similar surnames: Setzer, Stetzer, Fetzer, Metzner, Kretzer, Seltzer, Retzer, Stelzer

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Smetzer Family Origin

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Smetzer Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    25%
  • Estate Agent

    25%
  • Printer (Compositor)

    25%
  • Printer Pressman

    25%

In 1881, the most common Smetzer occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 25% of Smetzer's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Estate Agent and Printer (Compositor) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smetzer. A less common occupation for the Smetzer family was Printer Pressman.

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Smetzer Historical Records

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Smetzer Life Expectancy

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