Shutt Family History

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Shutt Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): occupational name for an archer, Middle English schut(te), schit(te) (from Old English scytta, a primary derivative of sceotan ‘to shoot’). Americanized spelling of German Schutt.

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


Similar surnames: Scutt, Hutt, Shott, Shute, Shult, Strutt, Shuck, Stott, Schutts

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Shutt Family Origin

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Shutt Family Occupations

What did your Shutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Weaver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Shutt. 3% of Shutt men worked as a Cotton Weaver and 52% of Shutt women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shutt were Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Dutie

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Weaver
    3%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Bricklayer
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    52%
  • Cotton Weaver
    5%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie
    2%

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

Shutt Historical Records

What Shutt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Shutt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shutt 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 Shutt

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Shutt. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Shutt. For the veterans among your Shutt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Shutt lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Shutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Shutt in 1944 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shutt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shutt 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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