Plush Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Plush in Dorset, originally named with an Old English word plysc ‘shallow pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Lush, Flash, Brush, Rush, Pluth, Bush, Plas, Gush, Plath, Lust

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Plush Family Origin

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Plush Family Occupations

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  • Chief Gunner Mate R N

    17%
  • Coffee House Keeper

    17%
  • Engine Fitter (E & M)

    17%
  • Fireman (M F B)

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Plush family was Fireman (M F B). The most common Plush occupation in the UK was Chief Gunner Mate R N. 17% of Plush's were Chief Gunner Mate R Ns. Chief Gunner Mate R N, Coffee House Keeper and Engine Fitter (E & M) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plush.

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Plush Historical Records

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Plush Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Plush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Plush in 1951 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plush

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