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Lanter Name Meaning

Swiss German: possibly from the personal name Lanthar.

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


Similar surnames: Lander, Kanter, Santer, Lancer, Panter, Lanzer, Laner, Lauter, Lanser

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Lanter Family Origin

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Lanter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeps House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanter. A less common occupation for the Lanter family was Keeps House. The most common Lanter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Lanter's were Farmers.

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Lanter Historical Records

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Lanter Life Expectancy

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