Luttrell Family History

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Luttrell Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a diminutive of Old French loutre ‘otter’ (Latin lutra), applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble an otter, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who hunted otters (for their pelts). Compare Luter.

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

Similar surnames: Bottrell, Burrell, Cantrell, Futrell, Cottrell, Durrell, Torell

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Luttrell Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Luttrell name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Luttrell. 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


  • Sweden


  • Norway


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Luttrell Family Origin

Where is the Luttrell family from?

Luttrell Family Occupations

What did your Luttrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, annuitant, D L J.P.High Sheriff For County of Somerset & Lt Col In Auxilary Force and Depty Lieut Magistrate (Oth Local) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luttrell. The most common Luttrell occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 11% of Luttrell's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Luttrell family was Gardener Contractor.

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  • Annuitant

  • D L J.P.High Sheriff For County of Somerset & Lt Col In Auxilary Force

  • Depty Lieut Magistrate (Oth Local)

  • Gardener Contractor


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

Luttrell Historical Records

What Luttrell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Luttrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luttrell 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Luttrell. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Luttrell. For the veterans among your Luttrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luttrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Luttrell lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Luttrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Luttrell in 1940 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luttrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luttrell 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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