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The surname Futrell was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Futterer, Futurer, Futch, Futsch and others.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Futrell research. Another 148 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Futrell History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Futrell Settlers in United States in the 20th Century


  • Joe Futrell, aged 22, who settled in Norfolk, Virginia, in 1915
  • Ralph Futrell, aged 26, who settled in America, in 1922
  • Helen Futrell, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1924

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  • Don Juan Futrell (b. 1974), American boxer
  • P. Elmo Futrell Jr. (1916-1993), American real estate appraiser and mayor
  • Bobby Futrell (1962-1992), American NFL football player for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Junius Marion Futrell (1870-1955), Arkansas politician, the 30th Governor of Arkansas (1933 to 1937)
  • Michael "Mike" Futrell (b. 1960), American attorney, United States Navy officer, public official, and Republican politician from Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Mary Hatwood Futrell (b. 1940), American dean, school administrator and high school teacher


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