Apter Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Apt.

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


Similar surnames: Alter, Achter, Speer, Easter, Wapner, Auer, Poer, Hiter, Axler, Kuter

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Apter Family Origin

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Apter Family Occupations

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  • Coal Agent

    10%
  • Coal Dealer

    10%
  • Draper

    10%
  • Fishing Smack Owner

    10%

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In 1881, Coal Agent, Coal Dealer and Draper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Apter. The most common Apter occupation in the UK was Coal Agent. 10% of Apter's were Coal Agents. A less common occupation for the Apter family was Fishing Smack Owner.

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Apter Historical Records

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Apter Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Apter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Apter in 1959 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Apter

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