Meusel Family History

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Meusel Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name for a bagpipe player.

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

Similar surnames: Meuser, Meisel, Kessel, Kusel, Mengel, Kesel, Meuse, Mauser, Deubel

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Meusel Family Origin

Where is the Meusel family from?

Meusel Family Occupations

What did your Meusel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meusel family was Upholster. The most common Meusel occupation in the USA was Hardware Store. 25% of Meusel's were Hardware Stores. Hardware Store, Junk Dealer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meusel.

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  • Hardware Store

  • Junk Dealer

  • Merchant

  • Upholster


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

Meusel Historical Records

What Meusel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 837 census records available for the last name Meusel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meusel 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Meusel. 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 Meusel. For the veterans among your Meusel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meusel Life Expectancy

What is the average Meusel lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Meusel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Meusel in 1947 was 65, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meusel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meusel 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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