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Schutte Family History

Schutte Name Meaning
Dutch and North German (Schütte): occupational name for an archer, from Middle Low German schutten ‘to shoot’. Compare German Schuetz.

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

120,046 Historical Documents with Schutte on Ancestry.com
35,117 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,506 Military Records
6,475 Immigration Records
19,798 Census and Voter Lists
51,150 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schutte Families

  • Number of Schutte families
     40 - 78
     14 - 39
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Schutte families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schutte last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schutte census records

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Schutte Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Schutte families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Schutte Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Schutte families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Schutte

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Schutte Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schutte census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Schutte ancestors, such as occupation.

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Schutte Civil War Service Records

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