Mussen Family History

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Mussen Name Meaning

Dutch: from a shortened pet form of a personal name ending with the syllable -mus (for example, Hieronymus). Possibly a variant spelling of English Musson.

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

Similar surnames: Musson, Mussey, Austen, Massey, Masse, Rossen, Busser, Masson, Cussen

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Mussen Family Origin

Where is the Mussen family from?

Mussen Family Occupations

What did your Mussen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mussen. The most common Mussen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Mussen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mussen family was Bloomer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Bloomer


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

Mussen Historical Records

What Mussen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mussen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mussen 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 952 immigration records available for the last name Mussen. 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 23,000 military records available for the last name Mussen. For the veterans among your Mussen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mussen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mussen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mussen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mussen in 1964 was 82, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mussen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mussen 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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