Kussmaul Family History

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Kussmaul Name Meaning

German: apparently from Kuss ‘kiss’ + Maul ‘mouth’, but actually a Germanized form of Czech kosmatý ‘shaggy-haired’.

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


Similar surnames: Kuszmaul, Kussman, Kubal, Maul, Kunsman, Kassman, Sussman, Kunzman

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Kussmaul Family Origin

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Kussmaul Family Occupations

What did your Kussmaul ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kussmaul occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 19% of Kussmaul's were Shoe Makers. A less common occupation for the Kussmaul family was Farmer. Shoe Maker, Broom Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kussmaul.

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  • Shoe Maker

    19%
  • Broom Maker

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kussmaul ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kussmaul Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kussmaul. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kussmaul census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kussmaul. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kussmaul. For the veterans among your Kussmaul ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kussmaul Life Expectancy

What is the average Kussmaul lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Kussmaul life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kussmaul in 1962 was 76, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kussmaul

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kussmaul ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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