Wussow Family History

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Wussow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named, notably in Pomerania.

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

Similar surnames: Russow, Kussow, Rossow, Dassow, Passow, Muston, Sukow, Wiskow, Musson

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Wussow Family Origin

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Wussow Family Occupations

What did your Wussow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wussow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Wussow's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wussow.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Wussow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wussow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wussow 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 282 immigration records available for the last name Wussow. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wussow. For the veterans among your Wussow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wussow Life Expectancy

What is the average Wussow lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Wussow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Wussow in 1952 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wussow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wussow 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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