Sluss Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Scottish Sloss or German Schloss.

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


Similar surnames: Sloss, Suss, Slutz, Sause, Sloas, Fauss, Kuss, Kless, Swiss, Kloss

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Sluss Family Origin

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Sluss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Dep. Revenue Collector

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sluss family was Dep. Revenue Collector. Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sluss. The most common Sluss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Sluss's were Farmers.

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Sluss Historical Records

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Sluss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Sluss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Sluss in 1947 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sluss

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