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Dettmer Name Meaning

North German: from the old personal name Dettmar (see Dittmar).

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


Similar surnames: Dittmer, Detter, Deter, Deremer, Dittmar, Detmer, Getter, Detmers

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Dettmer Family Origin

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Dettmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Shoemaker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dettmer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dettmer. The most common Dettmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Dettmer's were Farmers.

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Dettmer Historical Records

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Dettmer Life Expectancy

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