Cush Family History

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Cush Name Meaning

English: variant of Kiss. Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kusch.

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

Similar surnames: Cash, Bush, Lush, Tush, Crush, Pash, Fish, Kush, Case, Kash

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Cush Family Origin

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Cush Family Occupations

What did your Cush ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Cush. 5% of Cush men worked as a Retired and 50% of Cush women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cush were Apprentice Painter and Brass Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Retired
  • Acetylene Cutter
  • Agricultural Labourer
  • Apprentice Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Household Duties
  • Acting Housekeeper
  • Brass Machinist

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

Cush Historical Records

What Cush family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Cush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cush 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 958 immigration records available for the last name Cush. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Cush. For the veterans among your Cush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cush Life Expectancy

What is the average Cush lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Cush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cush in 1959 was 51, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cush

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cush 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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