Nethers Family History

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Nethers Name Meaning

German: variant of Näther, an occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle High German næjen ‘to embroider’, ‘to sew’. Compare Nader.

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


Similar surnames: Neher, Netter, Netzer, Nester, Natter, Gethers, Selders, Peters

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Nethers Family Origin

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Nethers Family Occupations

What did your Nethers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nethers. The most common Nethers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Nethers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nethers family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Nethers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nethers. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Nethers. For the veterans among your Nethers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nethers Life Expectancy

What is the average Nethers lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nethers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Nethers in 1962 was 76, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nethers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nethers 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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