1) A workman who smelts ore.
1377 Henricus Smelter, Appletreewick
1455 Nicholas Bucke, smeltar ... pro labore suo ad le smeltes, Heyshaw
1580 John Haykin the smelter of Marricke oweth one foother of lead
1688 Humphrey Chaddocke a smelter at the smelt mills, Hampsthwaite
1721 Cuthbert Watson of Buckden, smelter.