Fuss Family History

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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

What did your Fuss ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Fuss. 50% of Fuss men worked as a Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fuss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Fuss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuss 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Fuss. 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 27,000 military records available for the last name Fuss. For the veterans among your Fuss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fuss Life Expectancy

What is the average Fuss lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuss

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