Mussey Family History

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Mussey Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English mus ‘mouse’ + eage ‘eye’. Possibly an altered spelling of French Musset (see Mussett 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hussey, Massey, Tussey, Mussen, Bussey, Mossey, Busey, Dossey, Musson

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Mussey Family Origin

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Mussey Family Occupations

What did your Mussey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Anglesmiths Striker (heavy and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mussey. 3% of Mussey men worked as an Anglesmiths Striker (heavy and 40% of Mussey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mussey were Bar Man (licensed) and domestic D

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Anglesmiths Striker (heavy
    3%
  • Baker Bread (hvy W Machine Table Hand
    3%
  • Bank Clerk
    3%
  • Bar Man (licensed)
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Cotton Weaver
    5%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • domestic D
    3%

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

Mussey Historical Records

What Mussey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mussey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mussey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mussey

Passenger List

There are 579 immigration records available for the last name Mussey. 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 831 military records available for the last name Mussey. For the veterans among your Mussey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mussey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mussey lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mussey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mussey in 1955 was 46, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mussey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mussey 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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