Examples from the Web for trapper
The town of St. Charles near St. Louis was founded by a trapper named Blanchette.Poet of the Ozarks: Daniel Woodrell on His New Book and Life|Allen Barra|July 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rather than Hawkeye and Trapper John, we resemble a priest, holding a hand, helping someone die as easily as possible.
Then he quieted down and lay very, very still; and the next day the trapper came along and pulled him out by the chain.Forest Neighbors|William Davenport Hulbert
The winter of 1838 and 1839, Mr. Ward says, was vividly impressed upon his mind, being his first experience as a trapper.Seventy Years on the Frontier|Alexander Majors
A trapper must keep a good lookout when setting his traps to see that there is no "dark object" anywhere in sight.Fifty Years a Hunter and Trapper|Eldred Nathaniel Woodcock
In this town Kit entered into the service of Mr. Ewing Young, who was a trader and trapper.
As Seguin made this appeal, all eyes were turned upon the trapper.The Scalp Hunters|Mayne Reid
British Dictionary definitions for trapper
Word Origin and History for trapper
"one who traps animals" (for fur, etc.), 1768, agent noun from trap (v.).