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Curnutt Family History

Curnutt Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Gernot(h), from a Germanic personal name composed of a cognate of Old High German ger ‘spear’ + knot- ‘(to) swing’.Alternatively, an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Gernet, which is either a variant of Gernot(h) (see 1 above) or a derivative of Middle High German gern ‘to desire’, a component of various Germanic personal names such as Gernhard.

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

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Name Distribution of Curnutt Families

  • Number of Curnutt families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Curnutt families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Curnutt last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Curnutt Family Origin

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Curnutt Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Curnutt

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Curnutt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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