Dotterer Family History

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Dotterer Name Meaning

(Dötterer): variant of Dötter (see Dotter). possibly a nickname for a person with a tottering gait, from a dialect agent noun based on dottern ‘to totter’.

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


Similar surnames: Dutterer, Zotter, Notter, Cotterell, Doster, Lotter, Rotter, Litterer

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Dotterer Family Origin

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Dotterer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Brick Moulder

    2%

In 1880, the most common Dotterer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Dotterer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dotterer. A less common occupation for the Dotterer family was Brick Moulder.

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Dotterer Historical Records

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Dotterer Life Expectancy

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