Schut Family History

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Schut Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for an archer, Middle Dutch scutte. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from eastern Slavic and Yiddish shut ‘jester’, ‘joker’.

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

Similar surnames: Schuh, Schur, Schul, Schuetz, Schaut, Schutz, Schaul, Schatz, Schutts

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Schut Family Origin

Where is the Schut family from?

Schut Family Occupations

What did your Schut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Grain Commission were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schut. The most common Schut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Schut's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schut family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Grain Commission

  • Keeps House


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

Schut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schut 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Schut. 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 434 military records available for the last name Schut. For the veterans among your Schut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schut Life Expectancy

What is the average Schut lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Schut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Schut in 1949 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schut

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schut 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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