Nutter Family History
Nutter Name Meaning
occupational name for a keeper of oxen, from an agent derivative of Middle English nowt ‘beast’, ‘ox’ (from Old Norse naut, a cognate of Old English neat; compare Neat). occupational name for a scribe or clerk, from Middle English notere (Old English notere, from Latin notarius, an agent derivative of nota ‘mark’, ‘sign’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press