Mutter Family History

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Mutter Name Meaning

South German (also Mütter): occupational name for an official employed to measure grain, from Middle High German mutte, mütte ‘bushel’, ‘grain measure’ (Latin modius) + the agent suffix -er. English: variant spelling of Muter.

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


Similar surnames: Sutter, Hutter, Matter, Motter, Multer, Butter, Nutter, Futter

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Mutter Family Origin

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Mutter Family Occupations

What did your Mutter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mutter family was Coal Miner. The most common Mutter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mutter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mutter.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

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

Mutter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mutter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mutter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mutter. 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 Mutter. For the veterans among your Mutter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mutter Life Expectancy

What is the average Mutter lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mutter in 1945 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mutter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mutter 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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