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Vetters Name Meaning

German: from the possessive form of Vetter.

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


Similar surnames: Vetter, Ketter, Petters, Peters, Getter, Etters, Vester, Fetter

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Vetters Family Origin

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Vetters Family Occupations

What did your Vetters ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Vetters occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 25% of Vetters's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Labourer General and Mill Worker Paper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vetters. A less common occupation for the Vetters family was Rivetter Shipyard (Builder).

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  • Fisherman

    25%
  • Labourer General

    25%
  • Mill Worker Paper

    25%
  • Rivetter Shipyard (Builder)

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Vetters ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Vetters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vetters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vetters census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Vetters. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Vetters. For the veterans among your Vetters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vetters Life Expectancy

What is the average Vetters lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Vetters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Vetters in 1959 was 57, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vetters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vetters ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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