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Hayter Name Meaning

English (Hampshire, Dorset, and Wiltshire): topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill or on a piece of raised ground, from Middle English heyt ‘summit’, ‘height’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

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Hayter Family Origin

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Hayter Family Occupations

What did your Hayter ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayter. The most common Hayter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Hayter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hayter family was Laborer.

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Hayter Historical Records

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Hayter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hayter lifespan?

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