Mehus Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about fifteen farmsteads named from me ‘middle’ + hus ‘house’, referring to a farm in the middle of something.

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


Similar surnames: Melhus, Nyhus, Mehl, Melis, Meaux, Mewes, Lebus, Means, Redus, Meuse

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Mehus Family Origin

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Mehus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Co. Supt.

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Mehus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Mehus's were Farmers. Farmer and Co. Supt. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mehus.

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Mehus Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Mehus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mehus in 1963 was 75, and 95 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehus

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