Luter Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a player on the lute, Middle English lutar, an agent derivative of lute. English: metonymic occupational name for an otter hunter, from Old French loutre ‘otter’. Dutch: variant of Luther 1.

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

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Luter Family Origin

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Luter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luter family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luter. The most common Luter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Luter's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Luter | Data not to scale

Luter Historical Records

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Luter Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Luter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Luter in 1953 was 36, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luter

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