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Futter Name Meaning

German: derivative of any of several compound names formed with Middle High German vuoter ‘feed’, ‘fodder’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a furrier, from Yiddish ‘fur’, ‘fur coat’.

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


Similar surnames: Hutter, Butter, Sutter, Mutter, Fetter, Kuter, Nutter, Cutter, Fuhrer

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Futter Family Origin

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Futter Family Occupations

What did your Futter ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Clerk In U. S. Pension O.

    10%
  • Dealer In Dry Goods

    10%

In 1880, the most common Futter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Futter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In U. S. Pension O. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Futter. A less common occupation for the Futter family was Dealer In Dry Goods.

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Futter Historical Records

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Futter Life Expectancy

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