Bavaria. The name is derived from the German verb "setzen," meaning "to set," and was probably first borne by someone who worked at a market or fair, setting the prices of merchandise. The Low German variation of the name, Settegast, is even more specific, meaning "one who sets the price of barley."
Early Origins of the Setters family
Early History of the Setters family
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Setters Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Setzer, Sezzer, Settegast, Settgast, Setter and many more.
Early Notables of the Setters family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Setters family to the New World and Oceana
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Setters Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Setters (post 1700)
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