Grutter Family History

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Grutter Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Grueter, Gritter, Rutter, Gutter, Hutter, Bruster, Rutten, Butter

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Grutter Family Origin

Where is the Grutter family from?

Grutter Family Occupations

What did your Grutter ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Photographers Manager and Jewellers Manageress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grutter. 50% of Grutter men worked as a Photographers Manager and 25% of Grutter women worked as a Jewellers Manageress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grutter were Zipp Fastener Maker and School Mistress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Photographers Manager
    50%
  • Zipp Fastener Maker
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Jewellers Manageress
    25%
  • Private Means
    25%
  • Private Nurse (travell
    25%
  • School Mistress
    25%

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

Grutter Historical Records

What Grutter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 385 census records available for the last name Grutter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grutter 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 383 immigration records available for the last name Grutter. 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 200 military records available for the last name Grutter. For the veterans among your Grutter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grutter Life Expectancy

What is the average Grutter lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2003, in the United States, Grutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Grutter in 1973 was 72, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grutter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grutter 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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