Jetter Family History

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Jetter Name Meaning

German: occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle High German jëten ‘to weed’.

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


Similar surnames: Petter, Netter, Ketter, Setter, Wetter, Jette, Vetter, Getter, Etter

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Jetter Family Origin

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Jetter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Restaurant

    4%
  • Works In Wire Mill

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Restaurant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jetter. A less common occupation for the Jetter family was Works In Wire Mill. The most common Jetter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Jetter's were Farmers.

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Jetter Historical Records

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Jetter Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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