Orcutt Family History

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Orcutt Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): unexplained. Perhaps a much altered spelling of Scottish Urquhart.

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


Similar surnames: Norcutt, Arscott, Routt, Cornutt, Prouty, Troutt, Olcott, Scutt

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Orcutt Family Origin

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Orcutt Family Occupations

What did your Orcutt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Orcutt family was Laborer. The most common Orcutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Orcutt's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orcutt.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    3%

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

Orcutt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Orcutt Life Expectancy

What is the average Orcutt lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Orcutt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Orcutt in 1942 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orcutt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orcutt 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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