Stetter Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Stetter Name Meaning

German: variant of Stettner. Nickname for someone who lives in a town as opposed to a village or in the country, from Middle High German stat ‘place’, ‘settlement’, ‘town’.

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


Similar surnames: Stetzer, Stelter, Steer, Setter, Wetter, Smetzer, Kletter, Netter

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Stetter Family Origin

Where is the Stetter family from?

SHOW MORE

Stetter Family Occupations

What did your Stetter ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stetter family was Farm Laborer. The most common Stetter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Stetter's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stetter.

Source: Census data for Stetter | Data not to scale

Stetter Historical Records

What Stetter family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Stetter ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stetter

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Stetter Life Expectancy

What is the average Stetter lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stetter 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Stetter Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name