Hutson Family History

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Hutson Name Meaning

English (mainly Lincolnshire): patronymic from the medieval personal name Hudde (see Hutt 1).

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

Similar surnames: Hudson, Hobson, Lutton, Betson, Husson, Musson, Watson, Hitson, Huson

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Hutson Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hutson name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hutson. 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


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Hutson Family Origin

Where is the Hutson family from?

Hutson Family Occupations

What did your Hutson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hutson family was Farming. The most common Hutson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hutson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hutson.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Hutson Historical Records

What Hutson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 88,000 census records available for the last name Hutson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hutson 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Hutson. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Hutson. For the veterans among your Hutson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hutson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hutson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Hutson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hutson in 1941 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hutson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hutson 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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