Hutter Family History

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Hutter Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a hatter from an agent derivative of Middle High German huot ‘hat’; Yiddish hut, German Hut ‘hat’. German (Hütter): topographic name from Middle High German hütte ‘hut’. English: when not of German origin (see above), perhaps a variant of Hotter, an occupational name for a basket maker, Middle English hottere; the same term also denoted someone who carried baskets of sand for making mortar. Alternatively it may have denoted someone who lived in a hut or shed, from a derivative of Middle English hotte, hutte ‘hut’, ‘shed’.

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

Similar surnames: Butter, Nutter, Huster, Sutter, Futter, Putter, Mutter, Shutter

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Hutter Family Origin

Where is the Hutter family from?

Hutter Family Occupations

What did your Hutter ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hutter family was Baker. The most common Hutter occupation in the UK was Labourer. 25% of Hutter's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Baaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hutter.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Baaker

  • Baker


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

Hutter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Hutter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hutter 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 Hutter. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Hutter. For the veterans among your Hutter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hutter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hutter lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hutter in 1954 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hutter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hutter 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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