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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sutter

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  1. plural indefinite of sut

Notable Persons Named Sutter

Sutter Herbert is an athlete for the FC Hard.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sutter

He has had major accomplishments since 2002. Kurt was born in Rahway, New Jersey.


Joe was born on March 21st, 1921 in Seattle, Washington, U.S.


Trista was given the name Trista Nicole Rehn on October 28th, 1972 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.


John was given the name Johann August Suter on February 23rd, 1803 in Kandern, Margraviate of Baden, a German state in the Holy Roman Empire of Germanic States. He died on June 18th, 1880.


Darryl Sutter is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1979 to 1987. Darryl was born on August 19th, 1958 in Viking, Alberta.


Ryan was born on September 14th, 1974 in Fort Collins, Colorado.


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Popularity of Sutter as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sutter U.S.
  White 93.02% 64.26%
  African American 1.56% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.65% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.55% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sutter

People with the last name Sutter are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Sutter

  • How Popular is the name Sutter? Sutter is the 21,202nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Sutter was the 3,640th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sutter have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 315 babies born with the first name Sutter in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sutter to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sutter? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sutter first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sutter is Thursday, December 7th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Sutter born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sutter was in 2016 with a total of 44 babies.
  • Random Sutter Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sutter is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Sutter: Your name in reverse order is Rettus. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Truets. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sutter? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,760 people with the last name Sutter.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sutter? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Sutter as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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