Butta Family History

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Butta Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of a compound name formed with butta- ‘throw’, as for example Buttacavoli. Italian: from an old German feminine personal name Butta. Italian: variant of Botta.

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

Similar surnames: Butt, Butter, Matta, Buchta, Butto, Botto, Cetta, Burt, Batta, Bua

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Butta Family Origin

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Butta Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Butta occupation in the USA was Gardener. 50% of Butta's were Gardeners. Gardener and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Butta.

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  • Gardener

  • Keeping House


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Butta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Butta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Butta 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 958 immigration records available for the last name Butta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 486 military records available for the last name Butta. For the veterans among your Butta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Butta Life Expectancy

What is the average Butta lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Butta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Butta in 1959 was 58, and 75 in 2004.

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