Sauter Family History
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Sauter Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a shoemaker or cobbler (one who sews leather), Middle High German suter (from Latin sutor, an agent derivative of suere ‘to sew’). English: variant of Salter. Dutch: occupational name for a producer or seller of salt, from an agent derivative of zout ‘salt’. Compare Salter 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Souter, Salter, Suter, Hauter, Mauter, Sauser, Lauter, Santer, Sauber