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Music Name Meaning

Serbian and Croatian (Music): patronymic from the personal name Musa, a pet form of the Biblical name Mojsije (see Moses). Slovenian (Mušic): patronymic from the nickname Muha, or possibly a topographic name from mušic, a dialect word for foxtail grass (genus Setaria).

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

Similar surnames: Busic, Musich, Musick, Mesich, Musa, Matic, Muni, Lubic, Ruzic, Masin

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Music Family Origin

Where is the Music family from?

Music Family Occupations

What did your Music ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Music family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Music. The most common Music occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Music's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


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

Music Historical Records

What Music family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Music. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Music 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 824 immigration records available for the last name Music. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Music. For the veterans among your Music ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Music Life Expectancy

What is the average Music lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Music life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Music in 1947 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Music

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Music 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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