Amoss Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Amos.

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


Similar surnames: Amos, Foss, Arons, Amon, Amond, Lamons, Noss, Pross, Kross, Amis

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Amoss Family Origin

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Amoss Family Occupations

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In 1881, Farmer, C School Teacher and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amoss. The most common Amoss occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Amoss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Amoss family was Mill Owner.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • C School Teacher

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Mill Owner

    17%

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Amoss Historical Records

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Amoss Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Amoss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Amoss in 1954 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

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