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Marter Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English martre, marter ‘marten’ (Old French martre). Dutch: possibly from marter ‘marten’.

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

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Marter Family Origin

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Marter Family Occupations

What did your Marter ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Brewery

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marter. A less common occupation for the Marter family was Brewery. The most common Marter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Marter's were Farmers.

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Marter Historical Records

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Marter Life Expectancy

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Famous Marter Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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