Fuess Name Meaning

German: Alemannic variant of Fuss.

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


Similar surnames: Fuoss, Fess, Guess, Tuss, Fuss, Quest, Guss, Frees, Fass, Suess

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Fuess Family Origin

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Fuess Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Agr. Mach. Agt.

    7%
  • Baker

    7%

In 1880, farmer, Keeping House and Agr. Mach. Agt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuess. A less common occupation for the Fuess family was Baker. The most common Fuess occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Fuess's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Fuess | Data not to scale

Fuess Historical Records

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Fuess Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Fuess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Fuess in 1945 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuess

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