Plush Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Plush in Dorset, originally named with an Old English word plysc ‘shallow pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Lush, Flash, Brush, Rush, Pluth, Bush, Plas, Gush, Plath, Lust

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Plush Family Origin

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Plush Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    18%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Fireman

    9%
  • Keeps House

    9%

In 1880, Farming, Farmer and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plush. The most common Plush occupation in the USA was Farming. 18% of Plush's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Plush family was Keeps House.

Source: Census data for Plush | Data not to scale

Plush Historical Records

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Plush Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Plush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Plush in 1951 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plush

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