Cutts Family History

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Cutts Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Cuthbert. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kotz or German and Jewish Katz.

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

Similar surnames: Catts, Lutts, Clutts, Gotts, Catt, Cates, Kitts, Mitts, Curts, Courts

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Cutts Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cutts name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cutts. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Norway


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Cutts Family Origin

Where is the Cutts family from?

Cutts Family Occupations

What did your Cutts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cutts. A less common occupation for the Cutts family was Farm Laborer. The most common Cutts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Cutts's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cutts ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cutts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 66,000 census records available for the last name Cutts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cutts 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cutts. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Cutts. For the veterans among your Cutts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cutts Life Expectancy

What is the average Cutts lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Cutts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cutts in 1948 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cutts 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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