Futter Family History

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Futter Name Meaning

German: derivative of any of several compound names formed with Middle High German vuoter ‘feed’, ‘fodder’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a furrier, from Yiddish ‘fur’, ‘fur coat’.

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


Similar surnames: Hutter, Butter, Sutter, Mutter, Fetter, Kuter, Nutter, Cutter, Fuhrer

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Futter Family Origin

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Futter Family Occupations

What did your Futter ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Futter. 5% of Futter men worked as a Farm Labourer and 57% of Futter women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Futter were Gardener and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    5%
  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer
    2%
  • Gardener
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Household Duties
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Futter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Futter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Futter 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 975 immigration records available for the last name Futter. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Futter. For the veterans among your Futter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Futter Life Expectancy

What is the average Futter lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Futter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Futter in 1951 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Futter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Futter 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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