Kuhs Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German kuse ‘cudgel’, ‘club’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of clubs or as a nickname for a stocky person.

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


Similar surnames: Kuhl, Ruhs, Kuhr, Kehs, Puls, Kuss, Kus, Uhr, Kuhn, Fuhs

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Kuhs Family Origin

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Kuhs Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpet Weaver

    7%
  • Engineer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kuhs family was Engineer. The most common Kuhs occupation in the USA was Cooper. 14% of Kuhs's were Coopers. Cooper, Blacksmith and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuhs.

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kuhs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kuhs in 1963 was 78, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuhs

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