Shutters Family History

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Shutters Name Meaning

Variant of English Shutter. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Dutch Schutters, a patronymic from de Schutter (see Schutter).

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

Similar surnames: Shutter, Shuster, Butters, Shutts, Sluyter, Shutt, Shubert, Shutes

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Shutters Family Origin

Where is the Shutters family from?

Shutters Family Occupations

What did your Shutters ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shutters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Shutters's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shutters. A less common occupation for the Shutters family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Barber


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

Shutters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shutters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shutters 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 32 immigration records available for the last name Shutters. 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 404 military records available for the last name Shutters. For the veterans among your Shutters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shutters Life Expectancy

What is the average Shutters lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shutters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Shutters in 1963 was 89, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shutters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shutters 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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