Musil Family History

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Musil Name Meaning

Czech; also Polish (Musil): anecdotal nickname from a lost anecdote, meaning something like ‘he had to’, from the past tense of Czech musit, Polish musiec ‘to have to’, ‘to be required to do something’.

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


Similar surnames: Musial, Music, Muska, Rusin, Quail, Muzik, Musch, Motil, Kutil, Cusic

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Musil Family Origin

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Musil Family Occupations

What did your Musil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Laborer and Ag. Implement Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Musil. The most common Musil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Musil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Musil family was Farmer & Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Ag. Implement Dealer

    8%
  • Farmer & Tailor

    8%

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

Musil Historical Records

What Musil family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Musil

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Musil. 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 Musil. For the veterans among your Musil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Musil Life Expectancy

What is the average Musil lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Musil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Musil in 1947 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Musil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Musil 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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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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