Teter Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Deter.

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


Similar surnames: Teters, Deter, Teater, Geter, Teer, Getter, Reder, Nester, Tester

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Teter Family Origin

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Teter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Teter family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teter. The most common Teter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Teter's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Teter | Data not to scale

Teter Historical Records

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Teter Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Teter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Teter in 1944 was 24, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teter

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