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Huther Name Meaning

German: variant of Huter German (Hüther): see Huether .

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


Similar surnames: Ruther, Suther, Hutter, Hutner, Huether, Luther, Hauter, Ruter

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Where is the Huther family from?

You can see how Huther families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Huther family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Huther families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Huther family living in Florida Territory. This was 100% of all the recorded Huther's in USA. Florida Territory had the highest population of Huther families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Huther surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Huther ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Huther. 24% of Huther men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Huther women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huther were Farmer and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Butcher
    17%
  • Farmer
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    28%
  • Floor Girl
    19%
  • Nurse
    19%
  • Housekeeper
    19%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Huther. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huther census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Huther. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Huther. For the veterans among your Huther ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Huther lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Huther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Huther in 1961 was 64, and 97 in 2004.

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