Duus Name Meaning

Danish and North German: from Middle Low German dus denoting the two on a die or the ace in cards, hence a nickname for a card or dice player. Compare Daus.

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


Similar surnames: Daus, Duis, Puls, Buus, Duer, Deas, Dues, Duke, Maus, Daub

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Duus Family Origin

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Duus Family Occupations

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  • Life & Fire Ins. Agent

    50%
  • Works In Tanery

    50%

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In 1880, life & Fire Ins. Agent and Works In Tanery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duus. The most common Duus occupation in the USA was Life & Fire Ins. Agent. 50% of Duus's were Life & Fire Ins. Agents.

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Duus Historical Records

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Duus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Duus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Duus in 1960 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duus

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