Amoss Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Amos.

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

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Amoss Family Origin

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Amoss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Amoss family was Carpenter. The most common Amoss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Amoss's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amoss.

Source: Census data for Amoss | Data not to scale

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Amoss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Amoss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Amoss in 1954 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amoss

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