Just For Fun / Occupational Surnames

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

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

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