Butts Family History

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Butts Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Butt 3.

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


Similar surnames: Betts, Butt, Batts, Botts, Cutts, Lutts, Butte, Lotts, Bunts, Kitts

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Butts Family Origin

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Butts Family Occupations

What did your Butts ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Butts. 29% of Butts men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Butts women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Butts were Labourer and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Miner
    27%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Labourer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
    34%
  • Nurse
    34%
  • School Teacher
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Butts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 111,000 census records available for the last name Butts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Butts 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Butts. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 23,000 military records available for the last name Butts. For the veterans among your Butts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Butts Life Expectancy

What is the average Butts lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Butts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Butts in 1942 was 33, and 72 in 2004.

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