Muter Family History

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Muter Name Meaning

English: nickname for a spokesman, from Middle English mutere, motere ‘one who speaks at public meetings’, Old English motere, an agent derivative of (ge)mot ‘gathering’, ‘meeting’. See also Musto.

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


Similar surnames: Luter, Muster, Cutler, Mutter, Suter, Meter, Hunter, Souter, Buser

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Muter Family Origin

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Muter Family Occupations

What did your Muter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Muter occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Muter's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muter. A less common occupation for the Muter family was Plumber.

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Plumber

    20%

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

Muter Historical Records

What Muter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Muter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Muter

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Muter. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Muter. For the veterans among your Muter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muter Life Expectancy

What is the average Muter lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Muter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Muter in 1965 was 79, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muter 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.

Famous Muter Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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