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

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

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