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Futter Family History

Futter Name Meaning
German: derivative of any of several compound names formed with Middle High German vuoter ‘feed’, ‘fodder’.Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a furrier, from Yiddish ‘fur’, ‘fur coat’.

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

49,400 Historical Documents with Futter on Ancestry.com
14,052 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,668 Military Records
876 Immigration Records
11,421 Census and Voter Lists
20,383 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Futter Families

  • Number of Futter families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Futter families
     163 - 323
     55 - 162
     1 - 54
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Futter last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Futter census records

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Futter Family Origin

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Futter Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Futter

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Futter Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Futter census records

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Futter Civil War Service Records

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