Muter Family History

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Muter Name Meaning

English: nickname for a spokesman, from Middle English mutere, motere ‘one who speaks at public meetings’, Old English motere, an agent derivative of (ge)mot ‘gathering’, ‘meeting’. See also Musto.

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

Similar surnames: Luter, Muster, Cutler, Mutter, Suter, Meter, Hunter, Souter, Buser

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Muter Family Origin

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Muter Family Occupations

What did your Muter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Muter. 32% of Muter men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Muter women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Muter were Painter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer

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

Muter Historical Records

What Muter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Muter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muter 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 999 immigration records available for the last name Muter. 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 944 military records available for the last name Muter. For the veterans among your Muter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muter Life Expectancy

What is the average Muter lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Muter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Muter in 1965 was 79, and 73 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muter 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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