Cutshaw Family History

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Cutshaw Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Gottschall (see Gottschalk).

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

Similar surnames: Cutshall, Cutchall, Gutshall, Latshaw, Cutcher, Hanshaw, Mashaw, Cush

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Cutshaw Family Origin

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Cutshaw Family Occupations

What did your Cutshaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cutshaw. A less common occupation for the Cutshaw family was Architect. The most common Cutshaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cutshaw's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Architect


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Cutshaw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cutshaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cutshaw 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Cutshaw. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cutshaw. For the veterans among your Cutshaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cutshaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Cutshaw lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Cutshaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Cutshaw in 1950 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cutshaw ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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