Asmus Name Meaning

Danish, Dutch, and North German: from a short form of Erasmus (Latinized form of Greek Erasmos, a derivative of eran ‘to love’). Compare Rasmussen.

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

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Asmus Family Origin

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Asmus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Florist

    6%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1880, the most common Asmus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Asmus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Florist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asmus. A less common occupation for the Asmus family was Baker.

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Asmus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Asmus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Asmus in 1954 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asmus

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