Nutt Name Meaning

English: from Middle English not(e), nut ‘nut’; either a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer and seller of nuts, or a nickname for a man supposedly resembling a nut (for example in having a rounded head and brown complexion). Irish: reduced form of McNutt 1. North German: nickname for an industrious person, from Middle High German nutte ‘useful’, ‘efficient’.

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


Similar surnames: Butt, Nott, Hutt, Dutt, Tutt, Mutz, Nutty, Lust, Nett, Rutt

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Nutt Family Origin

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Nutt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nutt. The most common Nutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Nutt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nutt family was Farming.

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Nutt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Nutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nutt in 1944 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nutt

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