Cutright Family History

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Cutright Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch Kortrijk (see Courtright) or of English Cartwright.

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

Similar surnames: Cartright, Courtright, Cortright, Kortright, Curtright, Courtwright

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Cutright Family Origin

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Cutright Family Occupations

What did your Cutright ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cutright. 20% of Cutright men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Cutright women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cutright were Farm Laborer and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • House Work

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

Cutright Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Cutright. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cutright 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 194 immigration records available for the last name Cutright. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Cutright. For the veterans among your Cutright ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cutright Life Expectancy

What is the average Cutright lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Cutright life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Cutright in 1941 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cutright

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cutright 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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