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Splinter Name Meaning

North German: from Low German splinter ‘splinter’; probably a metonymic occupational name for a woodworker.

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


Similar surnames: Slinger, Splitt, Pinter, Spinner, Spilker, Panter, Painter, Springer

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Splinter Family Origin

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Splinter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Taylor

    11%
  • Teamster

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Taylor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Splinter. The most common Splinter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Splinter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Splinter family was Teamster.

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Splinter Historical Records

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Splinter Life Expectancy

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