Muto Family History

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Muto Name Meaning

Italian (mainly central–southern Italy) and Greek (Moutos): nickname from muto ‘mute’, ‘unable to speak’. The Greek name is also found in combinations such as Mutogiorgios ‘mute George’. Japanese (Muto): ‘warrior wisteria’, meaning ‘Fujiwara of Musashi’ (Musashi no Fujiwara). These Muto claim descent from Fujiwara no Hidesato (10th century), of the northern branch of the clan. Other bearers, descended from the Minamoto through the Takeda, sometimes pronounce the name Takefuji. All are found mainly in eastern Japan.

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

Similar surnames: Musto, Muro, Murto, Suto, Mutti, Uno, Mauro, Mato, Muni, Mirto

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Muto Family Origin

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Muto Family Occupations

What did your Muto ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller was the top reported job for people in the UK named Muto.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller

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Muto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Muto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muto 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 Muto. 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 945 military records available for the last name Muto. For the veterans among your Muto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muto Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Muto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Muto in 1953 was 21, and 68 in 2004.

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