Musel Family History

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Musel Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Muse.

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

Similar surnames: Muse, Ruel, Mousel, Morel, Burel, Bubel, Rusek, Aubel, Musella

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Musel Family Origin

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Musel Family Occupations

What did your Musel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Harness Maker and Clothing Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Musel. A less common occupation for the Musel family was Laborer. The most common Musel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Musel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Harness Maker

  • Clothing Cutter

  • Laborer


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

Musel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Musel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Musel 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Musel. 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 556 military records available for the last name Musel. For the veterans among your Musel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Musel Life Expectancy

What is the average Musel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Musel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Musel in 1956 was 49, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Musel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Musel 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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