Butte Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant spelling of Butt.

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


Similar surnames: Bute, Butt, Bunte, Batte, Butter, Bunts, Butts, Buttler, Busse

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Butte Family Origin

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Butte Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Beer Saloon

    6%
  • Brewer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Butte family was Brewer. Farmer, Keeping House and Beer Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Butte. The most common Butte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Butte's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Butte | Data not to scale

Butte Historical Records

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Butte Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Butte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Butte in 1962 was 42, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Butte

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