Schlachter Family History

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Schlachter Name Meaning

North German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a slaughterer of animals, from Middle Low German slachtere, German Schlachter ‘slaughterer’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlechter, Schlichter, Schacher, Schumacher, Schlotter, Schechter

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Schlachter Family Origin

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Schlachter Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Brewer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlachter. The most common Schlachter occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 18% of Schlachter's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Schlachter family was Keeping House.

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Schlachter Historical Records

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Schlachter Life Expectancy

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