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Fytter Family History

Fytter Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Futter, Fetter, Hutter, Otter, Setter, Cotter, Butter, Ketter, Gitter

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Where is the Fytter family from?

You can see how Fytter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fytter family name was found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there was 1 Fytter family living in Angus. This was 100% of all the recorded Fytter's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Fytter families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fytter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fytter ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 5 census records available for the last name Fytter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fytter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fytter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Fytter. For the veterans among your Fytter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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