Shute Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from Shute or Shewte in Devon, or possibly Shute in Wiltshire, named with Old English sciete ‘corner of land’.

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


Similar surnames: Chute, Shutt, Shott, Shutes, Hume, Thue, Lute, Slate, Suter, Sauter

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Shute Family Origin

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Shute Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shute family was Annuitant. The most common Shute occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Shute's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shute.

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Shute Historical Records

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Shute Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Shute life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shute in 1941 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shute

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