Mussman Family History

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Mussman Name Meaning

German (Mussmann): from Middle Low German mus ‘mouse’ + man ‘man’, either a nickname for someone thought to resemble a mouse, or an occupational name for a mouse catcher.

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

Similar surnames: Messman, Russman, Mossman, Mersman, Sussman, Buseman, Musselman

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Mussman Family Origin

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Mussman Family Occupations

What did your Mussman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mussman family was Carpenter. The most common Mussman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Mussman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mussman.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mussman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mussman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mussman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mussman 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 268 immigration records available for the last name Mussman. 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 816 military records available for the last name Mussman. For the veterans among your Mussman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mussman Life Expectancy

What is the average Mussman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mussman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mussman in 1956 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mussman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mussman 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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