Guetter Family History

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Guetter Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Gutter.

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

Similar surnames: Gutter, Netter, Fetter, Huetter, Tretter, Futter, Gurtner, Kletter

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Guetter Family Origin

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Guetter Family Occupations

What did your Guetter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Guetter family was Works In Tannery. Engineer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guetter. The most common Guetter occupation in the USA was Engineer. 33% of Guetter's were Engineers.

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  • Engineer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Works In Tannery


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

Guetter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 742 census records available for the last name Guetter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guetter 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 149 immigration records available for the last name Guetter. 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 138 military records available for the last name Guetter. For the veterans among your Guetter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guetter Life Expectancy

What is the average Guetter lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Guetter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Guetter in 1950 was 25, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guetter 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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