Cutting Family History

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Cutting Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Cudbert (see Cuthbert). Americanized spelling of German Kötting or the variant Kotting (see Koetting).

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

Similar surnames: Gutting, Bunting, Cumming, Getting, Fitting, Cutlip, Otting, Osting

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Cutting Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cutting name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cutting. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Norway


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Cutting Family Origin

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Cutting Family Occupations

What did your Cutting ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cutting. A less common occupation for the Cutting family was Labourer. The most common Cutting occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Cutting's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cutting ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cutting Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 62,000 census records available for the last name Cutting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cutting census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Cutting. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Cutting. For the veterans among your Cutting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cutting Life Expectancy

What is the average Cutting lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Cutting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cutting in 1951 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cutting ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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