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Where is the Geter family from?
You can see how Geter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Geter family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Geter families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Geter families living in Kentucky. This was about 30% of all the recorded Geter's in USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Geter families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Geter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Geter. 36% of Geter men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Geter women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Geter were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .