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Kanter Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kantor. German: topographic name for someone living at the edge of a settlement or in a corner, or habitational name for someone from a place called Kant (see Kant). German: from the medieval personal name Ganthart.

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

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Kanter Family Origin

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Kanter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Banker

    13%
  • Saloon Keeper

    13%
  • Currier

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kanter family was Currier. The most common Kanter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kanter's were Farmers. Farmer, Banker and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kanter.

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Kanter Historical Records

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Kanter Life Expectancy

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