Gush Family History

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Gush Name Meaning

English (Devon): Reaney derived this from an Old Swedish personal name Gus(s)e, but the present-day concentration of the surname in Devon suggests that another source may be involved.

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

Similar surnames: Rush, Bush, Gash, Tush, Guth, Lush, Gish, Huish, Brush, Guse

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Gush Family Origin

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Gush Family Occupations

What did your Gush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gush family was Keeping House. Farmer, Barber and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gush. The most common Gush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Gush's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House


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

Gush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Gush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gush 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 824 immigration records available for the last name Gush. 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 985 military records available for the last name Gush. For the veterans among your Gush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gush Life Expectancy

What is the average Gush lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Gush in 1951 was 50, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gush

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gush 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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