Tuss Name Meaning

German: variant of Duss, Thus, from short forms of the old personal name Duso, Tuzzo.

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


Similar surnames: Russ, Buss, Kuss, Huss, Nuss, Suss, Tusa, Tush, Muns, Tuck

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Tuss Family Origin

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Tuss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Fisherman

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Works In Foundry

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tuss family was Works In Foundry. The most common Tuss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Tuss's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tuss.

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Tuss Historical Records

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Tuss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Tuss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tuss in 1943 was 47, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuss

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