Hutter Family History

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Hutter Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a hatter from an agent derivative of Middle High German huot ‘hat’; Yiddish hut, German Hut ‘hat’. German (Hütter): topographic name from Middle High German hütte ‘hut’. English: when not of German origin (see above), perhaps a variant of Hotter, an occupational name for a basket maker, Middle English hottere; the same term also denoted someone who carried baskets of sand for making mortar. Alternatively it may have denoted someone who lived in a hut or shed, from a derivative of Middle English hotte, hutte ‘hut’, ‘shed’.

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


Similar surnames: Butter, Nutter, Huster, Sutter, Futter, Putter, Mutter, Shutter

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Hutter Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hutter name?

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

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  • England & Wales

    34%

  • Germanic Europe

    20%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    10%

  • France

    4%

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Hutter Family Origin

Where is the Hutter family from?

Hutter Family Occupations

What did your Hutter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hutter family was Keeping House. Farmer, Butcher and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hutter. The most common Hutter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hutter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Hutter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Hutter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hutter 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 Hutter. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Hutter. For the veterans among your Hutter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hutter Life Expectancy

What is the average Hutter lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hutter in 1954 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hutter 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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