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

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Wheelwright

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Cotton Weaver and Wheelwright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shutt. The most common Shutt occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Shutt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shutt family was Labourer.

Source: Census data for Shutt | Data not to scale

Shutt Historical Records

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Shutt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shutt

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