Shute Family History

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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

Where is the Shute family from?

Shute Family Occupations

What did your Shute ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Shute. 2% of Shute men worked as a Farmer and 55% of Shute women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shute were Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
    2%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Carpenter
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    55%
  • Housewife
    2%
  • Private Means
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Shute Historical Records

What Shute family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Shute. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shute 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 Shute

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Shute. 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 Shute. For the veterans among your Shute ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shute Life Expectancy

What is the average Shute lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shute

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shute 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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