Kusz Family History

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Kusz Name Meaning

Polish: from a short form of the personal name Jakusz, a pet form of Jakob (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Kuss, Kutz, Kuse, Kusch, Kus, Kuba, Kust, Kula, Lutz, Kube

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Kusz Family Origin

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Kusz Family Occupations

What did your Kusz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kusz family was Work In Lumber Yd. Farmer, Dressmaking Housekeeper and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kusz. The most common Kusz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kusz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dressmaking Housekeeper

  • Stone Mason

  • Work In Lumber Yd


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

Kusz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kusz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kusz 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 599 immigration records available for the last name Kusz. 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 469 military records available for the last name Kusz. For the veterans among your Kusz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kusz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kusz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kusz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kusz in 1963 was 60, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kusz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kusz 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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