Curnutt Family History

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Curnutt Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gernot(h), from a Germanic personal name composed of a cognate of Old High German ger ‘spear’ + knot- ‘(to) swing’. Alternatively, an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Gernet, which is either a variant of Gernot(h) (see 1 above) or a derivative of Middle High German gern ‘to desire’, a component of various Germanic personal names such as Gernhard.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Curlett, Curnutte, Cornutt, Current, Strutt, Barnett, Carnett, Crout

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Curnutt Family Origin

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Curnutt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Black Smith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Curnutt family was Carpenter. The most common Curnutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Curnutt's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curnutt.

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Curnutt Life Expectancy

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