Zug Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name from the Swiss city of Zug.

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


Similar surnames: Hug, Zuck, Zaugg, Lugo, Jud, Aue, Au, Lu, Tur, Rua

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Zug Family Origin

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Zug Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zug. The most common Zug occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Zug's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zug family was Retired Farmer.

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Zug Historical Records

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Zug Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Zug life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Zug in 1963 was 85, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zug

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