Cush Name Meaning

English: variant of Kiss. Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kusch.

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

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Cush Family Origin

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Cush Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Cush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Cush's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cush family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cush.

Source: Census data for Cush | Data not to scale

Cush Historical Records

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Cush Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2003, Cush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cush in 1959 was 51, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cush

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