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Muse Family History

Muse Name Meaning
French: nickname for a dissolute person, from Old French muse ‘amusement’, ‘dissipation’.

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

371,770 Historical Documents with Muse on Ancestry.com
58,516 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,546 Military Records
2,753 Immigration Records
39,949 Census and Voter Lists
261,006 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Muse Families

  • Number of Muse families
     86 - 170
     29 - 85
     1 - 28
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Muse families
     27 - 51
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Muse families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Muse census records

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Muse Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Muse families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Muse Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Muse families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Muse

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Muse Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Muse census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Muse ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Muse Civil War Service Records

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