Occupational Surnames

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Can you name the surnames that end in -ER and have an occupational origin?

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MeaningSurnameHint
Steward of a householdi.e. Diana of UK History
One who uses a bow and arrow
Maker of earthen vessels
Officer who inspects a piece of land on footi.e. Herschel of NFL Fame
Town magistrate or governori.e. John of American Music
One who converts skins and hides into leather
One who kills animals for a butcheri.e. Sergeant of WWF Fame
Master of a shipThink Gilligan's Island
One who tracks and kills game for food
One who supplies or fetches bottles, specifically of wineThink Mr. Belvedere
Tailori.e. Duke of MLB Fame
Iron cutter or mineri.e. Dwight of US History
One who tends plants
One who fits the cord on a bow
One who uses a lathe to make objects of wood or metali.e. Ted of TBS
One who interlaces thread or strips to form fabric or material
Sculptor of wood or stone
One who practices agriculture
One employed in housing and feeding horses or cattlei.e. Detective Elliot of Law & Order:SVU
Manager of a feudal estatei.e. Herbert of US History
One who coats surfaces with decorative or protective colorants
One who catches cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates
Pilgrim or crusaderi.e. Carson of NFL Fame
Maker of malt liquor
Transporter of goods by two wheeled vehiclei.e. Jimmy of US History
Knight or chevalieri.e. John of Three's Company
MeaningSurnameHint
One who saws wood
One in charge of a storehouse of graini.e. Jennifer of Alias
Gate or doorkeeper, or one who carries loadsi.e. Cole of American Music
Tavern or inn keeperi.e. Freddy of Nightmare on Elm Street
Keeper of an area of land designated for recreational or natural usei.e. Dorothy of American Literature
Defender of meni.e. Jason of Seinfeld
Wagon maker or driver
Maker of arrows
Maker of circular frames with connective axles
Maker of grass or straw roofsi.e. Margaret of UK History
One who watches over wildlife at a parki.e. Kurt of NFL Fame
Maker of footwear
Operator of machinery to grind grain or other products
Shopkeeper or peddleri.e. Cosmo of Seinfeld
One who makes and sells bread, cake, etc
One who cuts hair and shaves beards
HairdresserThink Cheers
Cask or barrel makeri.e. D.B. of Hijacking Fame
One who compels or urges something to movei.e. Minnie of Good Will Hunting
Maker of thick, braided cords
Maker or seller of hand coveringsi.e. Danny of Lethal Weapon
Maker of saddles
Player of a certain large, upright, stringed instrumenti.e. Ron of NBA Fame
Maker or seller of candles
One who slaughters and dresses animals for market
Builder or repairer of wooden structures

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