Strutt Family History

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Strutt Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin, probably from the Old Norse byname Strútr (from a vocabulary word referring to a cone-like ornament on a headdress or cap). Alternatively it may be a nickname for an argumentative person, from Middle English strut(t) ‘quarrel’. German: topographic name from Middle High German struot, strut ‘brush’, ‘thicket’, ‘swamp’, or a habitational name from any of several places named Struth with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Street, Sprott, Strutz, Stout, Streit, Stutz, Syrett, Straut, Truett

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Strutt Family Origin

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Strutt Family Occupations

What did your Strutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Strutt. 2% of Strutt men worked as a General Labourer and 58% of Strutt women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Strutt were Confectioner Sugar Boiler and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Builders Labourer
  • Confectioner Sugar Boiler

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Duties
  • Housewife

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

Strutt Historical Records

What Strutt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Strutt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strutt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Strutt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Strutt. For the veterans among your Strutt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Strutt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Strutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Strutt in 1962 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strutt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strutt 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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