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Balter Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the town of Balta in southern Ukraine. German: from a reduced form of the personal name Baltazar. German: in Tyrol, Austria, a variant of Walter. German: possibly also a reduced form of Swabian Balt(e)ner, from Middle High German balteniere ‘pilgrim’, ‘beggar’, ‘vagrant’. Compare Baldner.

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

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Balter Family Origin

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Balter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cigar Mfg.

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balter. A less common occupation for the Balter family was Cigar Mfg.. The most common Balter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Balter's were Farmers.

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Balter Life Expectancy

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