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Mutch Family History

Mutch Name Meaning

Scottish and English: nickname for a large (tall or fat) person, from Middle English muche ‘great’, a shortened form (probably a back-formation, as if from a diminutive with the Anglo-Norman French suffix -el) of muchel, Old English mycel ‘great’, ‘large’.

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


Similar surnames: Murch, Ruth, Mitch, Muth, Fitch, Muter, Hatch, Futch, Much, Hutch

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Where is the Mutch family from?

You can see how Mutch families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mutch family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mutch families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 199 Mutch families living in Lancashire. This was about 49% of all the recorded Mutch's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Mutch families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mutch surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mutch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Mutch. 20% of Mutch men worked as a General Labourer and 78% of Mutch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mutch were Wood Machinist and Housekeeper. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • General Labourer
    20%
  • Bricklayer
    15%
  • Railway Porter
    10%
  • Wood Machinist
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    78%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%
  • Private Means
    3%
  • Housekeeper
    2%
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Census Records

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Mutch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mutch 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mutch. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mutch. For the veterans among your Mutch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mutch lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mutch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Mutch in 1958 was 34, and 87 in 2004.

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