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Mutton Name Meaning

English (chiefly Devon): nickname for someone thought to resemble a sheep (e.g. a gentle but unimaginative person), or metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, from Anglo-Norman French muto(u)n ‘sheep’ (Old French mouton, probably of Gaulish origin; compare Breton maout ‘sheep’).

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


Similar surnames: Button, Lutton, Musson, Mitton, Mouton, Murton, Hutton, Musto, Sutton

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Mutton Family Origin

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Mutton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Slater

    16%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

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Mutton Historical Records

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Mutton Life Expectancy

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