Gutierrez Family History

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Gutierrez Name Meaning

Spanish (Gutiérrez): patronymic from the medieval personal name Gutierre, from a Visigothic personal name of uncertain form and meaning, perhaps a compound of the elements gunþi ‘battle’ + hairus ‘sword’.

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

Similar surnames: Guttierrez, Gutierez, Guitierrez, Gutierres, Guthrie, Gerren, Guerra

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Gutierrez Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Gutierrez name?

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

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Gutierrez Family Origin

Where is the Gutierrez family from?

Gutierrez Family Occupations

What did your Gutierrez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gutierrez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Gutierrez's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gutierrez. A less common occupation for the Gutierrez family was Stock Raiser.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Stock Raiser


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

Gutierrez Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 121,000 census records available for the last name Gutierrez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gutierrez 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 96,000 immigration records available for the last name Gutierrez. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Gutierrez. For the veterans among your Gutierrez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gutierrez Life Expectancy

What is the average Gutierrez lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Gutierrez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gutierrez in 1940 was 28, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gutierrez

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gutierrez 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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