Yoss Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Joss.

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


Similar surnames: Yoos, Yost, Foss, Oss, Ross, Boss, Yoes, Koss, Rous, Yohn

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Yoss Family Origin

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Yoss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Machinist

    10%
  • Nurses

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yoss family was Nurses. The most common Yoss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Yoss's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yoss.

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Yoss Historical Records

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Yoss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Yoss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Yoss in 1957 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoss

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