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Gotter Name Meaning

German (Götter): from the Germanic personal name Godehar, formed with god ‘good’ or got ‘god’ + hari ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Goetter, Dotter, Getter, Otter, Notter, Cotter, Gitter, Witter

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Gotter Family Origin

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Gotter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brick Mason

    25%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gotter family was Butcher. Farmer, Brick Mason and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gotter. The most common Gotter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gotter's were Farmers.

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Gotter Historical Records

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Gotter Life Expectancy

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