Occupational Surnames

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

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

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