Multer Family History

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Multer Name Meaning

North German: variant of Molter. South German: topographic name denoting a bowl-shaped hollow, Middle High German multer. Compare Mulder 2.

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

Similar surnames: Mulder, Mutter, Bulter, Molter, Malter, Falter, Motter, Meltzer

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Multer Family Origin

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Multer Family Occupations

What did your Multer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Multer. The most common Multer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Multer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Multer family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Multer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Multer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Multer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Multer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Multer

Passenger List

There are 917 immigration records available for the last name Multer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 690 military records available for the last name Multer. For the veterans among your Multer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Multer Life Expectancy

What is the average Multer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Multer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Multer in 1945 was 20, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Multer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Multer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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