Foose Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fuss.

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


Similar surnames: Foos, Folse, Fouse, Boose, Couse, Gouse, Fowle, Pooser, Moose, Loose

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Foose Family Origin

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Foose Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foose. The most common Foose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Foose's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Foose family was Keeping House.

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Foose Historical Records

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Foose Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Foose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Foose in 1948 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foose

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