Netter Family History
Netter Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a net-maker from Middle English netter ‘net-maker’. English: occupational name for a cattle-herder from Middle English nete-herd ‘cattle-herd’ (Old English nēat + hierde). German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): variant of Nader . German: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Nette for example in Lower Saxony and Westphalia.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press