Muse Name Meaning

French: nickname for a dissolute person, from Old French muse ‘amusement’, ‘dissipation’.

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


Similar surnames: Mule, Duke, Mele, Musel, Hue, Rue, Guss, Kusy, Muske, Lust

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Muse Family Origin

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Muse Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Gardener

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Book (Seller) Agent

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Muse family was Book (Seller) Agent. Coal Miner, Gardener and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muse. The most common Muse occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 17% of Muse's were Coal Miners.

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Muse Historical Records

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Muse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Muse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Muse in 1941 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muse

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