Nyhus Name Meaning

Scandinavian (mainly Norwegian): habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads and places named with ny ‘new’ + hus ‘house’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Nyhuis, Mehus, Naus, Nyenhuis, Eachus, Kyles, Nyholm, Naves, Venus

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Nyhus Family Origin

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Nyhus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Contractor

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nyhus family was Laborer. The most common Nyhus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Nyhus's were Farmers. Farmer, Contractor and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nyhus.

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Nyhus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Nyhus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Nyhus in 1962 was 69, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nyhus

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