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Pachter Name Meaning

German (also Pächter), Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): status name for a tenant farmer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German phaht ‘contract’ or ‘rent’ (from Late Latin pacta ‘contract’, ‘tax’), Middle Dutch pachtere ‘tenant’, ‘leaseholder’, or modern German Pächter ‘leaseholder’.

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


Similar surnames: Wachter, Achter, Lichter, Dichter, Richter, Packer, Kacher, Wachtel

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Pachter Family Origin

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Pachter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Teacher Of Hebrew

    33%

In 1880, the most common Pachter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pachter's were Farmers. Farmer and Teacher Of Hebrew were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pachter.

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Pachter Historical Records

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Pachter Life Expectancy

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