Muske Family History

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Muske Name Meaning

North German: nickname from a diminutive of Middle Low German mus ‘mouse’ (see Maus 1).

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

Similar surnames: Meske, Huske, Punke, Huse, Buske, Muska, Musch, Runke, Humke, Mucker

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Muske Family Origin

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Muske Family Occupations

What did your Muske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Beer Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Muske. The most common Muske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Muske's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Beer Manufacturer


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

Muske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Muske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muske 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 343 immigration records available for the last name Muske. 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 430 military records available for the last name Muske. For the veterans among your Muske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muske Life Expectancy

What is the average Muske lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Muske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Muske in 1947 was 21, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muske 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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