Fuss Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German fus ‘foot’, hence most probably a nickname for someone with some peculiarity or deformity of the foot, but perhaps also a topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill.

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


Similar surnames: Russ, Fass, Buss, Huss, Nuss, Kuss, Fuhs, Rush, Foss, Guss

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Fuss Family Origin

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Fuss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Student

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer'S Son

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fuss family was Farmer'S Son. The most common Fuss occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Fuss's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuss.

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Fuss Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Fuss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Fuss in 1942 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuss

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