Utter Name Meaning

Swedish: soldier’s name from Swedish utter ‘otter’.

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


Similar surnames: Otter, Futter, Rutter, Sutter, Lutter, Butter, Cutter, Putter, Kutter

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Utter Family Origin

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Utter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Utter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Utter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Utter. A less common occupation for the Utter family was Carpenter.

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Utter Historical Records

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Utter Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Utter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Utter in 1945 was 72, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Utter

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