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Knetter Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Probably an occupational nickname for a baker, an agent noun from Middle High German kneten ‘to knead’.

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


Similar surnames: Koetter, Ketter, Netter, Kletter, Petter, Netzer, Tretter, Natter

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Knetter Family Origin

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Knetter Family Occupations

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  • Tanner

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1880, Tanner and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Knetter. The most common Knetter occupation in the USA was Tanner. 67% of Knetter's were Tanners.

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Knetter Life Expectancy

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