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Zucker Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a dealer in sugar or a confectioner, or a nickname for someone with a sweet tooth, from Middle High German zu(c)ker, German Zucker, Yiddish tsuker ‘sugar’. In some cases the Jewish surname is ornamental. German: offensive nickname for someone thought to be a thief, from Middle High German zücker, zucker ‘thief’, an agent derivative of zucken ‘to snatch or grab’.

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

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Zucker Family Origin

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Zucker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clergyman

    4%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zucker family was Clerk. Farmer, Carpenter and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zucker. The most common Zucker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Zucker's were Farmers.

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Zucker Life Expectancy

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