Duus Family History

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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

What did your Duus ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Life & Fire Ins. Agent

    50%
  • Works In Tanery

    50%

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

Duus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Duus. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Duus. For the veterans among your Duus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duus Life Expectancy

What is the average Duus lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duus 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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