Tussey Family History

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Tussey Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Tusche, which may be from a nickname for a cheat, from Middle Low German tusche ‘deception’, or a nickname, perhaps for a ruffian, from Bavarian tusch ‘blow’, ‘stroke’; alternatively, it could be of Slavic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Mussey, Bussey, Tumey, Hussey, Taskey, Busse, Busser, Dossey, Massey

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Tussey Family Origin

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Tussey Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    100%

In 1881, the most common Tussey occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Tussey's were Tailors.

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Tussey Historical Records

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Tussey Life Expectancy

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Famous Tussey Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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