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Geter Family History

Geter Name Meaning

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

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348 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Geter Families

Geter census records

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Geter Family Origin

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Geter Family Occupations

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Military Service by Geter

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