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

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Ag. Implement Dealer

    8%
  • Farmer & Tailor

    8%

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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Musil Historical Records

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Musil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Musil

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