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Wetterer Name Meaning

German: unexplained; perhaps a habitational name for someone from a place named Wetter, examples of which are found in Hesse, Lower Saxony, and North Rhine-Westphalia; or from the Wetterau, q.v.; or otherwise a respelling of Witterer, a nickname from Middle High German witeren ‘to attack with short words’.

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


Similar surnames: Wetter, Ketterer, Wehrer, Kettner, Fitterer, Detter, Retterer

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Wetterer Family Origin

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Wetterer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • At Home

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Boot Shoe Maker

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, At Home and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wetterer. A less common occupation for the Wetterer family was Boot Shoe Maker. The most common Wetterer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Wetterer's were Farmers.

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Wetterer Historical Records

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Wetterer Life Expectancy

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