Scutt Family History

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Scutt Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schutte ‘archer’. English: occupational name for a scout or spy, or a nickname for someone who behaved like one, from Middle English scut ‘scout’ (Old French escoute, from escouter ‘to listen’). English: nickname for a swift runner, from Middle English scut ‘hare’.

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

Similar surnames: Shutt, Butt, Slott, Catt, Strutt, Stott, Schott, Escott, Scott, Shott

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Scutt Family Origin

Where is the Scutt family from?

Scutt Family Occupations

What did your Scutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Scutt occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Scutt's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Scutt family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scutt.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Farm Labourer


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

Scutt Historical Records

What Scutt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Scutt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scutt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Scutt

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Scutt. 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 Scutt. For the veterans among your Scutt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Scutt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Scutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Scutt in 1962 was 76, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scutt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scutt 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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